About Us

THE EASTERN CAPE RURAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY (ECRDA) IS A SCHEDULE 3C ENTITY IN TERMS OF THE PUBLIC FINANCE MANAGEMENT ACT (PFMA). IT WAS ESTABLISHED AS A RESULT OF TWO PUBLIC ENTITIES, NAMELY, THE EASTERN CAPE RURAL FINANCE CORPORATION (ECRFC) AND ASGISA – EASTERN CAPE (PTY) LTD. ECRDA HAS A DEDICATED FOCUS ON FORMULATING, PROMOTING, AND ENSURING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A COMPREHENSIVE INTEGRATED RURAL DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY FOR THE EASTERN CAPE.

Vision

Uqoqosho Iwamaphadle oluzinzileyo, oluquka uwonke-wonke (An inclusive and sustainable rural economy)

Mission

“Connecting abanegalelo to catalyse the prosperity of the rural Eastern Cape”