South African Military

South African Military Oversight: Enhancing Transparency and Accountability

  • The Joint Standing Committee on Defence is addressing challenges faced by the Department of Defence and Military Veterans and the Office of the Military Ombud regarding budget expenditure.
  • The Office of the Military Ombud, established in 2012, investigates complaints from South African National Defence Force members and the public regarding service conditions and official conduct.
  • Efforts to improve complaint resolution, expand outreach programs, and enhance SANDF member training aim to strengthen the legitimacy and effectiveness of the Office, promoting transparency and accountability within the defense sector.

South African Military Oversight: Enhancing Transparency and Accountability Read More »