Programmes and Services

PROGRAMMES AND SERVICES

Corporate Services

Purpose:

The provision of leadership, strategic direction and relevant support services to the respective programmes of Casidra.


The programme consists of five sub-programmes, namely:

Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
Provide an internal and external communication service for the company and projects

Financial Management
Render an effective and efficient financial administrative service to the company and projects

Human Resources Management
Provide an effective human resource service to the company and projects

Strategic Training
Provide strategic training within the company

Corporate Governance
Ensure Corporate Governance

Agriculture and Land Reform

Purpose:

To manage specific government farms in a sustainable manner to transfer to a relevant receiving entity. To ensure a sustainable support mechanism for new and established farmers which includes land reform beneficiaries and farm workers.


The programme consists of two sub-programmes, namely:

Management of Government Farms
To manage government farms in a sustainable manner for transfer to a relevant receiving entity

Farmer Support and Development
To facilitate and implement agricultural projects for agrarian beneficiaries through government funding

Rural Infrastructure Development and Poverty Alleviation

Purpose:

To provide a project management service for specific rural development projects and agricultural initiatives with the aim of improving the standard of living of people in rural areas, to holistically address the socio-economic needs of rural communities and to create employment in rural areas.


The programme consists of the following sub-programmes, namely:

Community and Household Food Security
To assist vulnerable communities and households with the means of producing their own food.

Other Project Management Services
To provide a project management service to respond to agricultural initiatives.

Local Economic and Business Development

Purpose:

To enhance business growth and the creation of employment in rural areas through the leveraging and encouraging of investment from the private sector and support for local economic development in general.


The programme consists of the following sub-programmes, namely:

Business Development and Growth
Enhance the image and the socio-economic conditions of agri workers and their family members through facilitation of training and development initiatives in order to improve their quality of life.

Job Creation
Successfully facilitate the co-ordination and the implementation of the National Comprehensive Rural. Development Programme in the selected nodes of the Western Cape.