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News and Speeches for Ministry of Cultural Affairs and Sport

Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport Budget Speech 2014

20 March 2014

Honourable SpeakerPremierCabinet Colleagues and Deputy SpeakerLeader of the Official OppositionHonourable MembersPresidents of the various sport federationsChairpersons of public entitiesMembers of cultural organisatio Read More

Minister Meyer's Address at the 2013/2014 Cultural Affairs Awards Ceremony

17 February 2014

Speech delivered by the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Dr Ivan Meyer, at the 2013/14 Western Cape Culture Awards on 10 February 2014 at the Artscape Theatre Complex, Cape Town. Read More

Minister Meyer's Address at the the Awarding of Honorary Citizenship of Swellendam to Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu

24 October 2013

Toast delivered by the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport Dr Ivan Meyer at the awarding of honorary citizenship of Swellendam  to Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu on 24 October 2013.The Executive Mayor of SwellendamMembers of the... Read More

Minister Meyer's Address at the Shoprite Checkers Strokes of Genius high School Art Competition

22 October 2013

Address delivered by Dr IH Meyer, the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, at the award function of the Shoprite Checkers Strokes of Genius high school art competition held on 22 October 2013 Read More

Minister Meyer's Address at the Prize Giving Ceremony of Durbanville High School

9 October 2013

Address delivered by the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport Dr Ivan Meyer at the Prize Giving Ceremony of Durbanville High School on 9 October 2013 Read More

Minister Meyer's Address at the Provincial Olympic Day Celebrations

5 October 2013

Address delivered by Dr Ivan Meyer, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, at the Provincial Olympic Day celebrations held on 5 October 2013 in Hermanus Read More

Minister Meyer's Letter to the Editor on Heritage Day 2013

25 September 2013

What we need in South Africa at this time is cultural warmth. Cultural warmth is the creation of space for other cultures which will inspire (not criticise), respect (not label), value (not eliminate) and dignify (not diminish). Read More

Minister Meyer's Address at the Closing Ceremony of the Curro Durbanville Chess Open Tournament

14 September 2013

Address by Dr Ivan Meyer, Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, at the closing ceremony of the Curro Durbanville Chess Open Tournament on 14 September 2013 Read More

Minister Meyer's Address at the 2nd World Goju Ryu Championships

12 September 2013

Address delivered by the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport Dr Ivan Meyer at the welcome function of the 2nd World Goju Ryu Championships held on 12 September 2013 at the DF Malan Memorial Hall, Coetzenberg Sport Complex, University... Read More

Minister Meyer's Address at the Western Cape Netball Development Tournament

30 August 2013

Address delivered by Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport Dr Ivan Meyer at the Western Cape Netball Development Tournament, Boland Netball Federation Gala Dinner, Worcester Town Hall, High Street, Worcester, 30 August 2013 Read More

Minister Meyer's Address at the Hotel Verde/Frank Joubert Art Centre Function

29 August 2013

Address delivered by Dr IH Meyer, the Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, at the Hotel Verde/Frank Joubert Art Centre Function on 29 August 2013 Read More

Media launch of the 43rd Laingsburg Karoo Ultra-marathon

20 June 2013

Address by Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Dr Ivan Meyer, at the media launch of the 43rd Laingsburg Karoo Ultra-marathon on 20 June Read More

Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport Budget Speech 2013

25 March 2013

Honourable SpeakerHonourable PremierCabinet ColleaguesLeader of the Official OppositionHonourable MembersChairpersons of our three public entitiesPresidents of the regional sport councilsPresidents of sport federations and clubs Read More

The 2012 Sport Legends Breakfast

14 December 2012

Address by Western Cape Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, Dr IH Meyer. Read More

The Commemoration of Slave Emancipation Day

4 December 2012

Speech notes of Dr Ivan Meyer, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport, at the Commemoration of Slave Emancipation Day held on 1 December 2012 at Goedverwacht. Read More

Minister Meyer Speaks at the Launch of National Book Week

2 September 2012

Programme Director, The Deputy Mayor of Overstrand Municipality, Alderman Pieter Scholtz, National Book Week Ambassador, Ms Liezel van Westhuizen, Director of the Western Cape Government's Library and Archive Services, Mrs Nomaza Dingayo,... Read More

Speaking Notes for the Keynote Address to the DSK Chess Open

25 July 2012

Master of Ceremonies, Consul-General of the Federal Republic of Germany, Mr Herrmann, Our host, the principal of Deutsch Internationale Schule Kapstadt, Mr Battenberg, The Chairman of the Management Board, Mr Wido Schnabel, Read More

Speaking Notes for the Keynote Opening Address to the South African Open Chess Championship

28 June 2012

Madame President Emelia Ellappen, and the executive of Chess South Africa International Master David Gluckman, and the Western Province Chess Federation executive Read More

Speech by Dr Ivan Meyer at the SA Elite Amateur Boxing Championships

27 June 2012

Programme Director, Executive Member of the South African National Amateur Boxing Organization, Admiral Eric Green, Chairperson of the Western Cape Amateur Boxing, Mr Paul Manual, Members of the Media, Ladies and gentlemen. Read More

Address by Minister Meyer at the Tourism Destination Conference

26 March 2012

The Western Cape Minister of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism, Minister Alan Winde, The Executive Mayor of Cape Town, Alderman Patricia de Lille, The Head of Department of the Department of Finance, Economic development and Tourism, Mr... Read More

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