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Deputy Minister John Jeffrey to address dialogue on the implementation of Post-2015 Development Agenda

28 September 2015

The Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, Mr. John Jeffery, MP will deliver a key note address at the Southern African Liaison Office (SALO)’s Development Dialogue Series on Thursday, 30 September 2015, at Burgers Park Hotel.

This dialogue is aimed at providing an opportunity for relevant actors which include policy makers, development partners and civil society within South Africa and Southern African region to share ideas on how best to ensure inclusivity in the implementation of the Development Agenda, especially the marginalized groups.

Mainly, the focus of this engagement will be on the implementation of the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Focus on Women, Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender and Intersex people and People with Disabilities.

In attendance, there will be representatives from civil society, Southern African region and Chapter 9 institutions.
Members of the media are invited to the event as follows:
Date               :           30 September 2015
Time              :           09:00
Venue            :           Burgers Park Hotel

For media confirmations contact: Solomon Mahlangu on 082 500 4257 / SoMahlangu@justice.gov.za or Mr. Mandla Mathebula on 082 8679 824/  manmathebula@justice.gov.za.             

Issued by the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development  

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