Sport, Arts and Culture hosts a National Dialogue of Reconciliation, Racism and Gender Based Violence & Femicide at the ArtsCape Theatre

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11 Dec 2020

The Department of Sport, Arts and Culture will on Monday, 14 December 2020 host a National Reconciliation Month Dialogue on racism and Gender Based Violence & Femicide (GBVF), Social Cohesion and Nation Building at the ArtsCape Theatre in Cape Town, Western Cape.

As a precursor to the 2020 National Reconciliation’s Day, the dialogue will be hosted under the month-long theme, “Unite against racism and Gender Based Violence and other intolerances”.  This year’s dialogue will provide a platform for both men and women across various racial divides and backgrounds to deliberate on issues of reconciliation, racism, GBVF and other social ills.  

Government calls upon all South African citizens  to stand against all forms of racism, violence and patriarchy as they are potential impediments towards the national reconciliation agenda.

Members of the media are invited as follows:

Date:  Monday, 14 December 2020
Time: 12h00-15h00

Venue: ArtsCape Theatre, Cape Town, Western Cape

Members of the public may still follow the dialogue via SA FM radio live broadcast and through social media live streaming on the departmental  Twitter and Facebook channels below:

Facebook: @sportartculturersa

Twitter: @SportArtsCultur

RSVPs: Madimetja Moleba at 066 301 4675; Madimetjam@dsac.gov.za

Media Enquiries and interviews:

Ms. Zimasa Velaphi: (Head of Communication and Marketing: DSAC), Cell: 072 172 8925

All participants must adhere to COVID-19 Level 1 regulations. No mask, no entry!

Issued by the National Department of Sport, Arts and Culture