Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries to host fishery stakeholder forum

18 June 2019

 

Newly-appointed Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, Barbara Creecy will host her first fisheries stakeholder forum, jointly with the Deputy Minister, Ms Maggie Sotyu at V&A Waterfront, tomorrow, 19 June 2019.

The purpose of the forum is to initiate dialogue and cooperation between the Department of Environment, Fisheries and Forestry and the Fishing Industry and to jointly address government’s key priorities. The forum also seeks to find solutions to the challenges of job creation, economic transformation, growth and development in the industry. 

Media are invited to attend as below:

Date: Wednesday, 19 June 2019

Venue: Pieter Stoker Centre, V&A Waterfront, East Pier Ground Floor

Time: 16:30

To RSVP and arrange media interviews please contact:

Gaopalelwe Moroane
Cell: 063 697 9001
E-mail: gmoroane@environment.gov.za or

Siziphiwe Maxengana
Tel: 021 814 8064
E-mail: smaxengana@environment.co.za

For media inquiries please contact:

Albi Modise
Cell: 083 490 2871
E-mail: amodise@environment.gov.za