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MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato hosts Youth Dialogue in Beaufort West

7 July 2017

MEDIA ALERT: Minister Plato hosts Youth Dialogue in Beaufort West

Tomorrow, Saturday 8 July 2017, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, and the Department of Community Safety will host a special Youth Dialogue in Beaufort West as an extension of the Departmental Youth Month observations under the theme: “Youth, Life Counts!”.

The Youth Dialogue will see the youth from the broader Beaufort West region, including Merweville, engage on topics, solutions and opportunities relating to their concerns of safety and violence.

The Department of Community Safety will be joined by the Executive Mayor of Beaufort West, Japie van der Linde, various religious leaders, and organisations, non-governmental organisations, local municipal councillors, the community policing forum, as well as representatives of the South African Police Service (SAPS), South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) and the Department of Correctional Services.

There will be an opportunity for photographs and interviews.

ALL MEDIA ARE INVITED TO ATTEND

Details:          Beaufort West Youth Dialogue

Date:              Saturday, 8 July 2017

Time:               15:00 – 19:00

Venue:           Beaufort West Primary School Hall, Pastorie Street, Hillside, Beaufort West

 

 

Media Enquiries: 

Ewald Botha, Spokesperson for Minister Plato,

Cell: 079 694 1113