13 April 2020 – Distributed food vouchers to waster reclaimers

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Food and necessities
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Government of South Africa, in partnership with Packaging SA, has committed to distributing food vouchers to waste reclaimers who have lost thier livelihoods during the national lockdown period.

Vouchers can be reclaimed at specified retailers. A total of 3925 reclaimers will recieve vouchers.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/environmental-affairs-forestry-and-fisheries-coronavirus-covid-19-lockdown-relief-secured