The ANC is a national liberation movement. It was formed in 1912 to unite the African people and spearhead the struggle for fundamental political, social and economic change.
The ANC's key objective is the creation of a united, non-racial, non-sexist and democratic society.
This means the liberation of Africans in particular and black people in general from political and economic bondage. It means uplifting the quality of life of all South Africans, especially the poor.
The ANC is in an alliance with the South African Communist Party (SACP) and the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU). Each Alliance partner is an independent organisation with its own constitution, membership and programmes. The Alliance is founded on a common commitment to the objectives of the National Democratic Revolution, and the need to unite the largest possible cross-section of South Africans behind these objectives.
Below are members of the NEC subcommittees and the Teams of Deployees in the Provinces agreed to at the January 11th 2013 National Executive Committee meeting.
1. NEC SUBCOMMITTEES:
1.1. Communication and Media
1.2. Education and Health
1.3. Economic Transformation
1.4. International Relations
1.5. Legislature and Governance
1.6. Organisation Building and Campaigns
1.7. Peace and Stability
1.8. Political Education
1.9. Social Transformation
1.11. National Disciplinary Committee
1.12. National Disciplinary Committee of Appeal
1.13. Finance and Fundraising
2. TEAMS DEPLOYED TO THE PROVINCES
2.1. Eastern Cape
2.2. Free State
2.7. Northern Cape
2.8. North West
2.9. Western Cape