Municipal Money webinars
Municipal Money is a National Treasury initiative to make municipal revenue and spending data more accessible. PAN is supporting a series of webinars to increase engagement with the platform on specific social and policy issues.
Municipal Money 101
This webinar introduced Municipal Money and how it can be used to engage with local government. Read this OpenUp blog about the webinar including an example use case from Makana Municipality. Also see this presentation by Zukiswa Kota from PSAM and the full webinar video.
This webinar looked at how municipalities generate revenue and how rates and tariffs contained in municipal bills are determined. A recording of the webinar is here, and presentations from the seminar can be accessed here or downloaded directly:
- Saahier Parker, HSRC: Impact of COVID-19 on access to services and ability to pay bills
- Peet Du Plessis, eThekwini Municipality: Municipality revenue sources
- Adrian Kearns, OpenUp: Bill information on the Municipal Money portal
- Kim Walsh, PDG: Ability and willingness to pay municipal bills