LAUNCH OF WOMEN’S MONTH PROGRAMMETO SET THE TONE FOR AUGUST MONTHThe Minister in the Presidency responsible for Women Susan Shabangu together with the Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa will on Thursday, July 31, unveil the 2014 National Women’s Month programme.The ministers are expected to shed more light on the chosen theme for 2014 and outline the month-long programme for August.Details of the launch are as follows:Time: 09:30 for 10:00Date: Thursday, July 31Venue: Union Buildings Media Room RSVPs must be made with Ms Jenny Segone at Jenny.Segone@dwcpd.gov.za or 012 359 0224. Members of the media covering the launch are requested to send their details including ID numbers on or before Wednesday, July 30 by 14:00.
MINISTER IN THE PRESIDENCY RESPONSIBLE FOR WOMEN BRIEFS THE MEDIA ON HER DEPARTMENT’S BUDGET VOTEMinister in the Presidency responsible for Women, Susan Shabangu, will on Wednesday morning brief members of the media ahead of her maiden Budget Vote in the new portfolio. For interview requests with the Minister click the “more info” button: MORE
. DEPARTMENT OF WOMEN TO IMPART NEEDED SKILLS ON MANDELA DAY As the country remembers global icon and former president Nelson Mandela on Friday, July 18, the Department of Women will also take part in efforts to make every day a Mandela Day by cleaning and imparting valuable skills to women.