Parliamentary media briefings: 11 - 15 February


6 February 2008

Government will hold parliamentary media briefings in Cape Town, from 11 - 15 February 2008. This will be the first cycle of media briefings for the year.

The briefings will take place at Imbizo Media Centre, 120 Plein Street, Cape Town.

The briefing schedule:

Monday, 11 February 2008
11:00 - 12:30 Economic, Investment and Employment Cluster II: Infrastructure
Chair: Minister of Public Enterprises, Alexander Erwin
(Public Enterprises; Minerals & Energy; Transport; Communication)
Tuesday, 12 February 2008
09:00 - 10:30 Skills Development Strategy
Chair: Minister of Education, Naledi Pandor
(Education; Labour)
12:00 - 13:30 Economic, Investment and Employment Cluster I: Sector Strategies and Second Economy
Chair: Minister of Trade and Industry, Mandisi Mpahlwa
(Trade and Industry; Environmental Affairs & Tourism; Science & Technology)
Wednesday, 13 February 2008
09:00 - 10:30 Justice, Crime Prevention and Security Cluster
Minister of Safety and Security, Charles Nqakula
(Safety & Security; Justice; Defence; Intelligence; Correctional Services)
11:00 - 12:30 Governance and Administration Cluster
Minister of Public Service and Administration, Geraldine Fraser-Moleketi
(Public Service & Administration; Home Affairs; Provincial & Local Government)
Thursday, 14 February 2008
09:00 - 10:30 Social Cluster I: Health, Human Settlements, Social Cohesion
Minister of Health, Mantombazana Tshabalala-Msimang
(Health; Housing; Water Affairs & Forestry; Arts & Culture)
11:00 - 12:30 Social Cluster II: Poverty Alleviation and Social Security, Food Security, Second Economy Interventions
Minister of Social Development, Zola Skweyiya
(Social Development; Agriculture & Land Affairs; Public Works)

- NB: International Relations, Peace and Security Cluster briefing, and 2010 Soccer World Cup briefing to be confirmed -

Enquiries
Colin Cruywagen
Cell: 082 377 9916

Issued by: Government Communications (GCIS)

Year: 
2008
Media Statement date: 
Wednesday, February 6, 2008