9th – 10th OCTOBER 2023 | LONDON
Gauteng Department of Economic Development (GDED)
The mandate of the Gauteng Department of Economic Development (GDED) is to facilitate, promote and develop economic growth in the Gauteng City Region. This is done with a targeted commitment to focus on enhancing inclusivity in the economy, whilst not neglecting to improve its competitiveness. The Department has two main areas of responsibility; it is tasked with ensuring that the right environmental framework and initiatives are put in place to foster economic growth and job creation in the province. Secondly, it is responsible for ensuring that sound financial management policies and structures are in place. These responsibilities are grouped within the following functions: • Administration • Business Regulation and Governance • Economic Planning.