Deputy Minister Speeches 2014 - 2010
It is a great honour for me to stand before you this evening to mark yet another milestone in our efforts to develop, preserve and promote our literary heritage. The Reprint of Classics is an attempt to preserve a treasure trove from which generations after generations can quench their thirst for knowledge. This project is one of several initiatives through which we develop a vibrant culture of reading
We mark today’s International Day of No Violence to Women amidst many horrific incidents that targeted women and children, including a tourist in Gugulethu and school children at Jules High School. This tells us that we certainly need to do more to halt this carnage and abuse, to prevent this in future.