21 June 2021 - NW1706
Khanyile, Ms AT to ask the Minister of Home Affairs
With reference to his reply to question 169 on 19 March 2021, what (a) is the funding allocation for the Mens’ Forum which was regarded as an agent for change to address gender-based violence in the workplace and (b) number of awareness campaigns has the forum implemented in each province in the (i) 2019-20, (ii) 2020-21 and (iii) 2021-22 financial years?
a) The Department has allocated R1 million for the implementation of the National Strategic Plan on Gender Based Violence and Femicide.
b) (i) 2019/20: Two (2) Seminars on Men Against GBV in KwaZulu-Natal and Eastern Cape
(ii) 2020/21: Convened a virtual Disability Forum Workshop
(iii) 2021/22: There are two (2) planned interventions in August and December 2021.