The Southern African Liaison Office together with the Embassy of Ireland hosted a multi-stakeholder dialogue on the Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill. The case of Penny Sparrow, who was charged for hate speech in 2016 reaffirmed the need for the Bill to be adopted. Courtesy #DStv403
Date: Monday 26th November 2018, 09H00 – 12H00 (followed by lunch)
Venue: Sunnyside Park Hotel, Parktown
Please RSVP to Ms Daisy Mbutho:
012 753 0203
Registration, tea/coffee: 9.00 am – 9.30 am
Keynote address plus Q and A:
9.30 am – 11.45am
followed by lunch at 12 noon.
KEYNOTE ADDRESS: AMBASSADOR LINDIWE ZULU, MINISTER OF SMALL AND MEDIUM BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND CHAIR OF ANC INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS SUB-COMMITTEE
Question and Answer session/Facilitated Dialogue and Discussion with additional inputs from ANC IR Subcommittee members, civil society leaders, academics and the international diplomatic community
12H00 – 13H00 Lunch
SALO would like to thank the Royal Norwegian Embassy for their direct support for this event.