Ministers of Environmental Affairs, Defence and State Security to outline progress in fight against rhino poaching

21 July 2017

The Minister Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, will report back on the progress of the implementation of the Integrated Strategic Management Approach of Rhinoceros.  The Approach was adopted by Cabinet in August 2014. This is the South African government's multi-sectoral, multi-disciplinary strategy to combat the threat posed by rhino poaching.  The Minister will be joined by Ministers collaborating in the implementation of the Strategic Management approach in Cape Town.  

Media are invited to a press briefing in Cape Town.

Date:      24 July 2017

Venue:   GCIS media room (Imbizo), Parliament, Cape Town

Time:     09:00

Pretoria video link:

Date:      24 July 2017

Venue:   GCIS Media Room, Tshedimosetso House, 1035 Frances Baard Street (corner Festival   

              Street), Hatfield, Pretoria

Time:      09:00


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