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Reissue: Postponement of media briefing by Environmental Affairs Minister on rhino poaching initiatives

16 April 2015

Please note that the media briefing scheduled for Friday, 17 April 2015, has been postponed owing to conflicting commitments of the departments scheduled to lead the briefing, including SANParks, the SAPS, the NPA and Minister of Environmental Affairs. A new date for the briefing will be communicated in the near future.

The Department of Environmental Affairs remains committed to providing regular progress updates on the Integrated Strategic Management of Rhinoceros and apologises for any inconvenience caused.


Media alert: Minister of Environmental Affairs to outline progress in addressing rhino poaching

15 April 2015



The Minister Environmental Affairs, Mrs Edna Molewa, will address the media on Friday, 17 April 2015, on measures that have been taken to combat rhino poaching in South Africa.

The media conference will focus on the progress made with the implementation of the integrated strategic management of rhinoceros in South Africa, approved by Cabinet in August 2014.

Media are invited to a press briefing.


Date:     17 April 2015

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

Time:     8:30am

Cape Town video link:

Date:     17 April 2014

Venue:  GCIS media room, Parliament, Cape Town

Time:    08:30pm 

To RSVP contact:

Marisa Burger
Tel: 012 399 9987
C: 079 891 5700


Eleanor Momberg
Tel: 012 399 9948
Cell: 083 400 5741

For media queries contact:

Albi Modise
Cell: 083 490 2871