SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY PROJECTS
As part of our Mission to Empower People and Improve Lives DECOTEC has committed to participate in Social Responsibility Projects and to invest in community investment initiatives.
Some of DECOTEC’s Community Investment Initiatives include
•On the job training and development of staff (learnerships), particularly for the unemployed or young people including the recruitment of long-term job seekers and handicapped people;
•Young women / mothers upliftment / leadership programme
•Skills development initiatives (technical and soft skills) in-house by qualified personnel or by accredited and recognized institutions funded by DECOTEC
•Financial support / bursaries to previously disadvantaged youth
•Youth leadership and empowerment projects
•Early childhood development
•Collaboration with Local Community Based Organisations (CBOs), Non-Government Organisation (NGOs) and relevant local institutions;
•Business skills and enterprise support including mentoring of local enterprises; and Development of Parks and open spaces.
Past Social Responsibility Projects
•Bush Clearing Services – Somerset West – Dept. of Housing – 20 Hectares.
•Plot Clearing Services – Kleinvlei – Dept. of Housing – 10 Hectares
•Plot Clearing Services – Belhar – Dept. Housing – 5 Hectares
•Water Management Services – 2nd Dam Heldervue – City Of Cape Town
•Vegetation Management – Noordhoek – City of Cape Town
•Vegetation Management – Mount Rhodes Reservoir – City of Cape Town
•Houtbay Dune Rehabilitation – Beach Leveling – City of Cape Town
•Vegetation Management & Cleaning Services – Gugulethu – City of Cape Town
•Area Cleaning Services In Formal And Informal Disadvantaged Areas.
•Water Management Services – Marina Da Gama, Zandvlei, Langevlei, Princess Vlei,Little Princess Vlei,
•Play park & Equipment upgrade - Robinvale Atlantis
“Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man how to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.”