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About Department of Tourism

 Department of Tourism

Strategic Overview

Vision 

Leading sustainable tourism development for inclusive economic growth in South Africa.

Mission

To grow an inclusive and sustainable tourism economy through: 
  • good corporate and cooperative governance;
  • strategic partnerships and collaboration;
  • innovation and knowledge management; and
  • effective stakeholder communication.
Values

Performance values 
  • Innovative: Leveraging of resources and partnerships to optimise delivery to our stakeholders, and being responsive to change. 
  • Ethical (good corporate governance): Encapsulating the principles of integrity, 
  • transparency and accountability.
  • Customer focus: Providing services and solutions in a manner that is efficient, effective and responsive.
Organisational values 
  • Empowerment: Create an environment conducive to growth and development for   our people
  • Integrity: Act with integrity by maintaining the highest standards for accountability,  serving with respect, honesty and trustworthiness. 
  • Recognition: Be an organisation that values its own people by ensuring fairness  of systems and processes, being supportive as well as recognising and rewarding performance.
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