Department of Social Development Leaders

Minister for Social Development
Deputy Minister for Social Development
Mr. Linton Mchunu
Acting: Director General for Social Development

28 March 2021

 

Media Advisory 

 

 

The Minister of Social Development, Ms Lindiwe Zulu, will on Monday - 29 March, brief members of the media on the progress made pertaining to the payments of the ECD Stimulus Package Relief Fund, Temporary Disability Grant and Special COVID-19 Social Relief of Distress Grant in Pretoria.

 

The briefing seeks to, amongst other issues, to provide an update on progress made to address poverty and its impact on the poor and vulnerable South Africans.

 

The Minister will on the day provide the latest information on the COVID-19 SRD grant since it was extended until the end of April. 

 

Members of the media are invited to attend and cover the media briefing arranged as follows:

 

Date: Monday, 29 March 2021

Time: 14h00

Venue: 1035, Tshedimosetso House, Cnr Frances Baard and Festival streets, Hatfield, Pretoria - Gauteng Province

  

Media can RSVP by contacting Ms Sharlene Naiker on 082 673 5849 or SharleneN@dsd.gov.za  

 

ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT