Minister Edna Molewa to outline progress in fight against rhino poaching

23 January 2018


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 Minister will be accompanied by the Minister of Defence, Ms Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula and the Minister of State Security, Mr Bongani Bongo.

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.

Media are invited to a press briefing.


Date: 25 January 2018

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

Time: 10am

Pretoria  video link:

Date: 25 January 2018 

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

Time: 10am

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