Heritage Month 2015

September marks the annual Heritage Month in South Africa. Heritage Month recognises aspects of South African culture which are both tangible and intangible: creative expression such as music and performances, our historical inheritance, language, the food we eat as well as the popular memory. Read more...

Resource centre

The Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) produces various products:

  • Reports. Annual and other reports
  • Guidelines. Best practices, manuals and guidelines
  • Multimedia products. Audio files, posters, brochures and websites maintained by the GCIS
  • Newsletters & magazines. Newsletters and magazines distributed by the GCIS
  • Information on South Africa. South Africa Yearbook, Pocket Guide to South Africa and Media Landscape
  • Contact Directory. The GCIS database of contact information for government bodies, media organisations, journalists and a selection of other institutions such as political parties, foreign representatives in South Africa, tertiary and other institutions
  • Profile. A collection of brief biographies of the President, the Deputy President, Ministers, Deputy Ministers, Premiers and some parliamentary officials