Media Freedom Day and Black Wednesday commemoration: 18 Oct

17 October 2013

Minister Collins Chabane and MDDA in partnership with Parliament, GCIS and SABC cordially invites you to the “Black Wednesday – 19 Oct. 1977” commemoration and Media Freedom Day celebrations to be held on Friday, 18 October at the GCIS Imbizo Centre in Parliament, Cape Town.
The Media Freedom Day 2013 will bring together various stakeholders in the media industry, media practitioners, Government and Parliamentarians.  The theme is “19 years of media freedom & 10 Years of media development and diversity”. The seminar will have a mix of plenary presentations to enable all participants to engage and participate at various levels.
Date: 18th October 2013
Time: 08h30 – 17h00
Venue: GCIS Imbizo Centre, Parliament (Cape Town)
(NB: All the Western Cape based projects who are situated 50km’s away from the venue will be reimburse @ R2.85 per Km) 
Andile Duka 
Loedfie Hendrikse
Mobile: 0826704146
Manana Monareng Wa Stone
Programme Manager - Research, Training & Development
Mobile: 071 681 9269
Tel:  011 643 1100 Fax: 086 748 8086

Media Statement date: 
Thursday, October 17, 2013