Technical Advisory Services

National Treasury, Government Technical Advisory Centre – GTAC (2007 – 2017)

From 2007 to 2017 Matt Cullinan was a Technical Advisor in National Treasury’s Government Technical Advisory Centre (GTAC) formerly the Technical Assistance Unit (TAU).  He has contributed to a range of projects during this time – this includes the National and Provincial Business Plans for the roll-out of the second generation Thusong Service Centres, contributing to the conceptualisation and implementation of the Neighbourhood Development Partnership Grant, an implementation framework for the National Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine Environment from Land-based Activities, Intergovernmental coordination for the management of proclaimed fishing harbours, and a sustainable coastal livelihoods strategy for Fisheries.  More recently he set up and ran the Economies of Regions Learning Network and contributed to the Wild Coast Regional Development Strategy.