Minister Plato takes Women’s Month safety outreach to Napier and Eersterivier

Media Advisory:

This weekend, Friday 21 August and Saturday 22 August 2015, Western Cape Minister of Community Safety, Dan Plato, will continue the Department of Community Safety’s Women’s Month outreach events in Napier and Eersterivier respectively.

Women have historically help build resilient communities. In honouring women this year Minister Plato and the Department of Community Safety will focus on the theme of “Building resilient Families” when engaging with the public.

For the month of August, Minister Plato will be engaging different communities throughout the province to inform them of relevant safety information and invite them to honour women from the different areas, to highlight women’s safety and to pledge men’s responsibilities in the fight against violence against women.

There will be an opportunity for photographs and interviews.



Details:          Napier / Bredasdorp Women’s Month Safety Outreach

Date:              Friday, 21 August 2015

Time:               09:30 – 13:00

Venue:           Napier Community Hall, Sarel Cilliers Street (Main Road), Napier.


Details:          Eersterivier Women’s Month Safety Outreach

Date:              Saturday, 22 August 2015

Time:               09:30 – 13:00

Venue:           Kleinvlei Civic Centre, corner Gannas Street & Kool Avenue, Kleinvlei, Cape Town