Deputy Minister Ms Makhotso Sotyu to host Forestry Stakeholder Forum

23 September 2019

The Deputy Minister of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries, Ms Makhotso Sotyu, will host a Forestry stakeholder forum at Drakenstein Local Municipality Chambers in Paarl on 25 September 2019.

The purpose of the meeting is to address concerns from various stakeholders and role-players in the Forestry sector in the Western Cape. Concerns such as protection against risks associated with fires and vandalism will be addressed.

The stakeholder engagement will be followed by a site visit to the Forestry Village.

Members of the media are invited to attend as below:

Stakeholder engagement

Date: Wednesday, 25 September 2019
Time: 14:00
Venue: Drakenstein Local Municipality Chambers, 99 Bergrivier Street, Paarl

Visit to forestry village

Time: 16:30
Venue: Hewuqua Forestry Village, Paarl 

To RSVP and arrange media interviews please contact:

Gaopalelwe Moroane
Cell: 0636979001 or 0825121094

For media inquiries contact:

Albi Modise
Cell: 0834902871