International Relations and Cooperation Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane will present the Budget Vote Speech of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation on 03 May 2017 in Parliament, Cape Town. The Minister is expected to outline the programmes and activities being undertaken in pursuit of South Africa’s policy objectives.

The media are invited to the following activities, all taking place on Tuesday, 03 May 2016:

Activity One

Pre-Budget Vote Speech Media Briefing

Venue: Committee Room 1, ground floor at 120 Plein Building

Time: 08h00

Activity Two

Budget Vote Speech Presentation

Venue: Old Assembly Hall

Time: 10h00

Activity Three

Post-Budget Vote Public Participation Programme (Debate with university foreign policy and political science students focussing on the content of the Minister’s Budget Vote Speech)

Venue: Imbizo Media Centre, Parliament (video link to GCIS, Pretoria)

Time: 16h00

RSVP: MtshaliP@dirco.gov.za

Source: THE DEPARTMENT OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND COOPERATION