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News and Speeches for Department of the Premier

WCG continues to drive economic opportunities ahead of Worker's Day

1 May 2021

Today, our country and province commemorates Worker's Day. As we do so, the Western Cape Government remains steadfastly committed to creating an enabling environment in which businesses, both small and large, can thrive and create jobs. Read More

Premier Winde launches a multi-sectoral emergency response plan to reduce TB

28 April 2021

I am pleased today to launch the Western Cape Government’s multi-sectoral emergency response plan to reduce the spread of Tuberculosis (TB) in the Western Cape. Read More

Premier Alan Winde's visit to Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital

7 April 2021

Earlier today, I visited the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital (RCWMCH ) to help create awareness of the services available to children who are infected with Tuberculosis (TB) in the Western Cape. Please see photos attached. Read More

WCG and partners developing emergency response to TB, R80mn in funding secured

24 March 2021

This World TB Day, the Western Cape Government has joined hands with our partners in civil society and the private sector to develop an urgent, targeted and data-driven response to TB.  Read More

Statement by Premier Alan Winde on Human Rights Day

21 March 2021

“This Human Rights Day, the Western Cape Government commits to a recovery that delivers jobs, safety, dignity and ultimately, hope” Read More

Western Cape Recovery Plan 2021 - Message from the Premier

16 March 2021

Last year in March we were putting the finishing touches to the Provincial Strategic Plan (PSP). Working day to day to address the COVID-19 pandemic, we asked ourselves if the PSP is still valid.  Have circumstances changed so much that we need an... Read More

Western Cape leading from the front to deliver jobs, safety and dignity

17 February 2021

This morning, I delivered my State of the Province Address in the historic town of Genadendal, outlining how the Western Cape is leading from the front to deliver jobs, safety and dignity to the people of this province.  Read More

Response by Premier Winde to the Public Protector’s findings

29 January 2021

Last week, the Public Protector submitted her report on her investigation into allegations that Minister Anton Bredell had breached the Executive Ethics code.  Read More

Premier Alan Winde looking forward to SOPA in Genadendal

25 January 2021

I am looking forward to delivering my third State of the Province Address in the town of Genadenal in the Overberg region this year. The date and the venue of this year’s SOPA was announced by the Speaker of the Western Cape Provincial... Read More