News and Speeches for Department of Cultural Affairs & Sport

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

Department of Cultural Affairs and Sport Budget Speech 2012

25 March 2012

Honourable Speaker,Premier,Cabinet Colleagues and Deputy Speaker,Leader of the official opposition,Honourable members and councillors,Presidents of the various sport federations,Managers of cultural and sport organisations, Read More