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Collection of media accreditation cards for the 70th Anniversary Commemoration of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

06 December 2018

Members of the media who have applied for accreditation to cover the 70th anniversary commemoration of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) are requested to collect their accreditation cards.

Details are as follows:
Date:               07 December 2018
Time:              07h00
Venue:           Constitutional Hill, 11 Kotze Street, Johannesburg

NB: Members of the media are advised to bring along their ID or Passport documents and press cards.

The commemoration is a joint initiative by the government of South Africa, international bodies such as the Office of the United Nation High Commissioner for Human Rights, the Foundation for Human Rights, the European Union, the South African Human Rights Commission and other key partners who actively promote human rights in the country.

President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the key note address. Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Advocate Michael Masutha as well as the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet will also be in attendance. Media accreditation enquiries: Solomon Kganyago on 063 489 7073

Issued by the GCIS on behalf of the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development

Enquiries:      
Steve Mahlangu 
Department of Justice and Constitutional Development
079 878 7587
Mediaenquiries@justice.gov.za