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Population and Development Information & Knowledge Service of the National Population Unit

 

Government Outcome: An efficient, effective and development-oriented public service, and an empowered, fair and inclusive citizenship

DSD Outcome: Increased capacity to mainstream population issues into development plans and activities.

Population and Development Information & Knowledge Service of the National Population Unit supports the NPU in the following objectives:

  • Increase capacity to integrate population factors into development plans and programmes 
  • Increase understanding of South Africa's population trends and dynamics, through research, monitoring and evaluation 
  • Increase awareness and understanding of Population Policy, and implications for policy-making and planning 
  • Promote dialogue, collaboration and cooperation on population and development integration

The Population Policy of South Africa