Environmental Affairs to host 13th Annual Air Quality Governance Lekgotla in Kimberley

28 September 2018

The Department of Environmental Affairs (DEA) will host the 2018 Annual Air Quality Governance Lekgotla from 1 – 3 October 2018 in Kimberley, Northern Cape.

The gathering, which prove to be successful each year, have been hosted by the DEA since 2005. The theme for this year is “Gearing up for air quality management towards 2020.”

The 2018 Air Quality Governance Lekgotla will focus on amongst others, ambient air quality management in the country, emission management which include atmospheric emission management.

Government officials from national, provincial and local departments will come together to discuss progress made with regards to the implementation of the National Environmental Management: Air Quality Act (Act No. 39 of 2004) (AQA). The Governance Lekgotla is also a platform for stakeholders to address the various challenges faced in the sector.

Members of the media are invited to attend and cover the Lekgotla as per the details below:

Date: 01 – 03 October 2018
Time: 08:30
Venue: Mitta Seperepere Convention Centre, Kimberley, Northen Cape

To RSVP, contact:
Sithokozile Banele Mabena
Cell: 073 297 9409
E-mail: smabena@environment.gov.za

For media queries, contact
Albi Modise
Cell: 083 490 2871