Minister Molewa and Deputy Minister Thomson to brief the media on Environmental Affairs Budget Vote

14 May 2018


The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa and Deputy Minister Barbara Thomson, will brief the media on the Department of Environmental Affairs’ Budget Vote to be delivered in Parliament on Wednesday, 16 May 2018.

The Minister and the Deputy Minister will deliver the Department of Environmental Affairs’ 2018/19 key priorities while reflecting on progress made in delivering on the previous year’s commitment. The Budget Vote presentation will be a confirmation of the Department’s commitment to achieve a resilient, transformational and fast growing economy which is at the heart of the National Development Plan (NDP). 

Members of the media are invited to a pre-budget speech media briefing in which the Minister and Deputy Minister will outline the critical aspects of their speeches and Department’s programmes.

Details of the media briefing are as follows:

Date: Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Time: 13:00 

Venue: Imbizo Media Centre, 120 Plein Street, Parliament

NB: Please note there will be a video link to GCIS Press Room, 1035 Frances Baard Street (corner Festival Street), Hatfield.

Tabling of the Environmental Affairs Budget Vote will take place as per the following details:

Date: Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Venue: Room E249, National Assembly Building 

Time: 16:00

To RSVP, contact:

Peter Mbelengwa
Cell: 082 611 8197 /

Tshego Letshwiti
Cell: 076 307 9634 /

For media queries, contact:

Albi Modise
Cell: 083 490 2871