Government to engage business, civil society on flood disaster: 23 Jan


21 January 2011

The Minister of Social Development, Ms Bathabile Dlamini, will on Saturday, 22 January 2011, meet with stakeholders from business and civil society.

The aim of the meeting is to discuss ways of collaboration with the view of lobbying business and civil society to provide relief and assistance to victims of the flood disaster across the country.

This is part of government's efforts to mobilise various stakeholders to assist people affected by the recent floods.

The Minister will address a press conference on the outcomes of the meeting at a briefing to be held as follows:

Date: Sunday, 23 January 2011
Time: 9am
Venue: Union Buildings, Room 153

Note: There will be a video link-up to Imbizo Media Centre, 120 Plein Street, Cape Town.

RSVP:
Proffesor Ndawonde
Cell: 078 456 5738

Enquiries:
Thapelo Sakoana
Cell: 078 453 6750

Issued by: Government Communications (GCIS)

Year: 
2011
Media Statement date: 
Friday, January 21, 2011