10 March 2022
The Deputy Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development, Mr John Jeffery, will on Friday 11 March 2022, address a multi stakeholder engagement in Durban. The engagement seeks to address the challenges experienced by JCPS Cluster Departments in the fight against Gender Based Violence (GBV) and Sexual Offences
One of the key expected outcomes of the session is proposal for better coordination and collaboration by Stakeholders to ensure the improved provision of support to victims of GBV and sexual offences. Amongst the stakeholders envisaged to take part in the event, are the Ethekwini Municipality, Department of Social Development, National Prosecuting Authority, Department of Health, Legal Aid South Africa and South African Police Service.
Members of the media are invited as follows:
Date: 11 March 2022
Venue: The Royal Hotel, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal Province
For media confirmations contact: Ms Susan Mphuthi on 083 672 5805 or Smphuthi@justice.gov.za / Mr Steve Mahlangu on 079 878 7587/ Stmahlangu@justice.gov.za .
Issued by the Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services
Chrispin Phiri: Spokesperson for the Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services
Cell: 081 781 2261