Development of SA OSBP Strategy


Project Summary

Approval Date 22 Dec 2011
Signature Date 29 Nov 2013
Planned Completion Date 30 Jun 2015
Last Disbursement Planned Date 31 Mar 2015
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Multi-Sector
DAC Sector Code 33120
Commitment U.A 178,000
Status Completion

Project General Description

The One Stop Border Post Policy Development Project (OSBP PDP) is part of government’s regional integration efforts and seeks to ensure a coherent, harmonised and consistent South African approach to land (road and rail) border management. The activities included under this project are: i) Undertaking research to obtain a consensus understanding on one stop border posts; ii) Mapping out the current problems around land border management and whether OSBPs can assist in addressing these challenges; iii) Developing a set of guidelines that will manage the development of OSBPs; iv) Conducting a legal and constitutional review in support of OSBP development; v) Reviewing current border operational requirements; vi) Undertaking research on financial costing and modeling; vii) Advising on public management and governance matters, as well as any other expertise that may be required; viii) Providing guidelines for implementation, including resource allocation; ix) Establishing a foundation for South Africa’s engagement with the continent on OSBP development in relation to corridors; x) Consulting with stakeholders in and outside government on elements of an appropriate one stop border post policy; and xi) Drafting the policy.

Project Objectives

The principal objectives of this project are to: i) identify how OSBPs can assist in addressing land border management challenges; ii) develop a set of guidelines that will inform the development of OSBPs; iii) provide guidelines to develop appropriate legislation that will support OSBPs; iv) review current border operational requirements and to provide guidelines for the development of OSBP operational processes and procedures; v) provide considerations and guidelines for an OSBP implementation plan and strategy; and vi) stablish a foundation for South Africa’s engagement with the continent and the region on OSBP development in relation to transport corridors.

Participating Organization

Funding
Middle Income Countries Fund
Implementing
National Treasury South Africa

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-ZA-KD0-001
Last Update 31 Oct 2019

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Contact Details

Name MOKATI-SUNKUTU Bokang Rosemary
Email r.mokati-sunkutu@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country South Africa