CALL FOR MEDIA ACCREDITATION – 2016 OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE LEGISLATURE Monday, 22nd February 2016.
To obtain the required accreditation for the day’s proceedings, all members of the media must complete the spreadsheet
with their full details including: name and surname; ID number; and name of media company by Friday, 12th February 2016. PLEASE NOTE THE FOLLOWING:
Accreditation will be collected at the GPL precinct: Cnr. City Hall & President Streets, Johannesburg CBD) – from the 16th until 20th February 2016. ID books and Press Cards will be required on collection of accreditation.
THEME: “Parliament: Following up on our Commitments to the People”
The Opening of the 3rd session of the 5th Gauteng Provincial Legislature will take place on the 22nd February 2016 at Saul Tsotetsi Sports Complex in Sebokeng
, Sedibeng Municipality. Honourable Speaker, Ms Ntombi Mekgwe, will preside at 11:00 after a series of events which will be followed by a Public Participation Programme at Saul Tsotetsi Sports Complex.
16 DAYS CAMPAIGN LAUNCH AND OUTREACH
GAUTENG PROVINCIAL LEGISLATURE LAUNCHES 16 DAYS OF ACTIVISM AGAINST GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE CAMPAIGN. As part of its year plan the Gauteng Provincial Legislature joins the rest of Gauteng, South Africa and the globe in holding various awareness campaigns on challenges that pertain to the protection of human rights – particularly vulnerable groups, which include women, children, the youth, the elderly, the LGBTI community, and others.