13 April 2020 – Distributed food vouchers to waster reclaimers

Intervention Categories: Finance policy and financial aid; Stimulus packages and financial support
Level of Jurisdiction: National

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