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1. FOUNDATIONAL BACKGROUND

We, Mhlabuyalingana Coalition (MC) that is made up of more than 100 FBOs/CBOs/NPOs and NGOs under the uMhlabuyalingana local municipality that was endorsed and governance members elected on the 16th of March 2018 when there was an open meeting that was facilitated by Tholulwazi Uzivikele (TU) and the venue for the meeting was at the Council Chamber of uMhlabuyalingana Local Municipality.

2. VISION AND MISSION

The vision and mission of MC is to have a collective approach towards community development poverty, alleviation, crime prevention, unemployment, substance use amongst the youth, teenage pregnancy, and social ills

3. IDP REPRESENTATIVE FORUM

Part of the MC is to unpack the Final Umhlabuyalingana Local Municipality IDP for 2016-2022 that has a strong focus on IDP Representative Forum and how the Mhlabuyalingana Coalition is part of the process with intent to chart the way forward, with same IDP referred to quote:

IDP Representative Forum (IDP RF): This forum represents all stakeholders and key interested and affected parties.  This includes the ward committees, Amakhosi, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), Community Based Organizations (CBOs), etc.

4.  SERVICE DELIVERY FRAMEWORK

Our intention is to form part of the Service Delivery framework of the ALL government departments and the uMhlabuyalingana Local municipality and be there to offer necessary support needed by the people of uMhlabuyalingana (inclusive of Kosi Bay and KwaNgwanase) as a whole.

5. BENEFITS OF JOINING MC

MC is a membership driven and a people centered initiative. Members benefit through sharing of expertise, experiences, resources (skills, knowledge, equipment, etc.), engage its constituencies more effectively, explore new ways to engage Government where it matters most and provide a platform for debate and engagement on matters of common interest. Our elected Governance Members are dedicated to co-ordinate the activities of MC.

6. GOVERNING STRUCTURE

Mr. Menzi Qwabe          Ms Nomfundo Vumase             Ms Lettie Kalane

Chairperson                           Secretary                                   Treasurer