Parliament, Thursday, 28 May 2020 – A joint meeting of the Portfolio Committee on Social Development, and Select Committee on Health and Social Services will tomorrow be briefed by non-governmental organisations on the Covid-19 related food security programmes.

The committees will also be briefed by the Department of Social Development and its entities on their monitoring and evaluation as well as their supervisory plans aimed at effective implementation of the department’s programmes on food distribution, psychosocial support and gender-based violence in responding to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Details of the meeting are as follows:
Date: Friday, 29 May 2020
Time: 09:00

Members of the media who would like to be part of the meeting to observe may forward their contact details to Mr. Mlindi Mpindi on +2781 716 7329 for inclusion in the Parliament Communications Service WhatsApp group, where login details will be shared.

Members of the public may get involved and follow the meeting live on Parliament TV (DSTV Channel 408) and via live stream on Parliament YouTube channel and Twitter page on the links below. You may subscribe to the Parliament YouTube channel to receive instant notification of live feeds.



For media enquiries, please contact the committees’ Media Officer:
Name: Ms Faith Ndenze
Parliamentary Communication Services
Tel: 021 403 8062
Cell: 081 377 0686