Spearheading the province’s
growth and development
DEDEAT is the custodian of six entities that are the primary channels for delivering a variety of economic development and environmental management services to the Eastern Cape.
The Eastern Cape provincial government, through its Department of Economic Development, Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEDEAT), offers a number of services that help:
The Provincial Economic Development Strategy (PEDS), currently under review, will provide an updated, aligned and coherent unifying framework for the practical realisation of an inclusive, innovative and growing economy.