The NHBRC Council established the Social Transformation Committee to oversee the implementation of sector transformation initiatives in line with the National Department of Human Settlements.
The NHBRC introduced measures to improve programme and project management through training and the transfer of skills to the sector through its various programmes such as Women Empowerment Programme, Youth Brigades Programme, Community Empowerment, Builder Training and other related initiatives.
The external focus of the NHBRC STEP initiative seeks to promote sustainable entrepreneurship by including:
The purpose of the Social Transformation and Empowerment Programme is to ensure that the NHBRC implements principles of social transformation in the various aspects of its business, and in relation to the Home Building Industry.
The objectives of STEP are as follows:-
The step targets are informed by the Human Settlements Framework and Ministerial Plans for the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF). The percentages below are representative of the Rand value of annual budgets.
NHBRC Targets for Preferential Procurement & Enterprise Development Support
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