Women’s Month: Ministers Fritz and Winde to announce Women Empowerment Initiativ

11 August 2017

Today (11 August 2017), the Western Cape Minister of Social Development, Albert Fritz, joined by the Minister of Economic Opportunities, Alan Winde, will announce a groundbreaking women empowerment initiative.

The announcement will take place after a tour and visit of Sisters Incorporated, one of our funded shelters for abused women.

As we continue to commemorate Women’s Month, the Western Cape Government remains committed to providing services to all women, especially those who have been the victim of abuse.

There will be an opportunity for photographs and interviews.

Time: 10:30 am

Venue: Sisters Incorporated, 32 Ascot Road, Kenilworth, Cape Town

Media Enquiries: 

Sihle Ngobese

Spokesperson for Albert Fritz, Minister of Social Development

Western Cape Government

7th floor, 14 Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town, 8000

Tel : (021) 483 9217

Cell :  076 083 6543

Email :


Bronwynne Jooste

Spokesperson: Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities

Responsible for Tourism, Economic Development and Agriculture

Western Cape Government

142 Long Street, Cape Town

Tel: 021 483 3550

Cell: 060 970 4301



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