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Minister Tokozile Xasa to host Youth in Tourism Imbizo in Overstrand - Western Cape
Minister Tokozile Xasa to host Youth in Tourism Imbizo in Overstrand - Western Cape
Minister of Tourism, Ms. Tokozile Xasa, will host an Imbizo at the Zwelihle Primary School in Overstrand on 23 June 2017. 

Themed ‘Youth in Tourism’, the Imbizo will provide a platform for the Minister, and  the executives from the Western Cape province, to engage with the community on the initiatives and opportunities that exist in the Tourism sector for the youth, women and SMMEs. 

The Imbizo will be preceded by a site visit to the Stoney Point Eco – Centre. The Centre is a community initiative funded by the Department of Tourism as part of its Social Responsibility Implementation programme, in collaboration with the Overstrand Local Municipality. The department funded the development of a themed Visitor Information Centre, a tearoom and a Heritage Site of Whaling History. 

Members of the media are invited to attend as follows: 

YOUTH IN TOURISM IMBIZO: 

Date : Friday, 23 June 2017
Venue : Zwelihle Primary School – Overstrand [Western Cape] 
Time : 08h30 – 14h00 

Programme:

​PROGRAMME  -  STONEY POINT ECO – CENTRE​ ​
08h30 - 09h00​Media Registration  - Stoney Point Eco – Centre
09h00 - 10h30​Minister & political principals to visit SRI Stoney Point project
​PROGRAMME  -  YOUTH IN TOURISM IMBIZO -  ZWELIHLE PRIMARY SCHOOL​
​11h00 - 11h05​Opening & National Anthem
11h05 - 11h10​Welcoming of Guests: Executive Mayor
11h10 - 11h15​Introduction of Guests
​11h15  - 11h30​Messages of Support by Stakeholders
​11h30 - 11h35​Musical Item /Entertainment
​11h35 - 11h50​Keynote Address & Purpose of Tourism Imbizo by the Minister of Tourism
​11h50 - 11h55​Imbizo Running Order
11h55 - 13h30​Stakeholder & Community Q&A: Responses: Minister/MEC /Mayors
​13h30 - 13h45​Summation & Way Forward
13:45 - 14:00​Vote of thanks
MEDIA INTERVIEWS​ ​

Kindly confirm your attendance by no later than 21 JUNE 2017 to:

Ms. Lerato Mogorosi  
Telephone: +27 (0) 12 444 6620