Gauteng Provincial Legislature will host its annual Children’s Sector Parliament on Friday, 5th July 2019 at 10h00 at Mbolekwa Sports Complex in Atteridgeville in the City of Tshwane.

Themed: ‘Making your future work better. Learning from Madiba’, this Sector Parliament aims to empower children to participate in legislative processes, as well as encourage ‘born-frees’ to debate issues facing them as well as recommend solutions to government.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Learner-on-Learner violence in schools
  • Teenage pregnancies and effect on schools
  • Investing in children to grow South Africa’s economy and to enable them to participate in World Skills Competitions (Introduction of scarce Skills courses from Primary school level- Is South Africa doing enough?
  • The importance of balancing programmes aimed at both boys and girls (the tragic repercussions of neglecting a boy child)
  • Learner participation in politics and voting.
    The event will take place as follows:
    Date: Friday, 05 July 2019
    Venue: Mbolekwa Sports Complex, Atteridgeville
    Time: 10h00

Issued by the Gauteng Provincial Legislature

For more information please contact: Mr Abe Mokoka on 079 882 5425 e-mail: