Parliament, Thursday 17 November 2022 - Parliament, in partnership with the South African National Aids Council (SANAC) will host a two-day National Men’s Parliament on Monday 21, and Tuesday, 22 November under the theme: “Takuwani Riime! Institutionalising a Responsive Men’s Movement.”

This third biennial sectoral Parliament, convened under the banner of the Takuwani Riime Men’s Movement, is a platform for men to discuss challenges faced by men with a special focus on the prevention of Gender Based Violence & Femicide and other social ills and tackling the spread of HIV/AIDS & TB.

Details of the National Men’s Parliament are as follows:

Date: Monday 21 and Tuesday 22 November 2022
Time: 10:00 on both days
Venue: National Council of Provinces Chamber, Parliament and Virtual platform

Important to note:

Members of the media who wish to physically attend the Men’s Parliament should send their details (full name, name of the media house, ID or passport number) to Masego Dlula on email: by no later than 12:00 on Friday, 18 November.

Parliamentary meetings are open to the media and the public. Journalists who are interested in covering these meetings (including receiving links to virtual meetings) are requested to forward their contact details to Mlindi Mpindi on email for inclusion in the Parliamentary Communications Services WhatsApp Group, where such information is shared. Journalists must forward these requests using their official email addresses (no private emails).

Members of the public may follow committee and House sittings live on Parliament TV (DSTV Channel 408), via live stream on Parliament’s YouTube channel and Twitter page on the links below. You may subscribe to the Parliament YouTube channel to receive instant notification of live feeds.


Enquiries: Moloto Mothapo