Media Updates & Policy Briefings Towards ANC 54th National Conference

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30 November 2017

The African National Congress will convene its 54th National Conference from the 16th to the 20th December 2017. Convened under the theme "Remember Tambo: Towards unity, renewal and radical socio-economic transformation", the Conference will bring together more than 4500 delegates to determine policy and programmes that will rejuvenate the South African economy, ensure inclusive growth and address the triple challenges of poverty, unemployment and inequality. Conference must also review the Constitution of the ANC as well as elect leadership to lead the organization for the next five years.

As part of the preparations towards Conference and to ensure the ANC continues to consolidated its uncontested space as South Africa's most inclusive, accountable and transparent political formation, the ANC will host a series of briefings and other activities which will be held daily flowing from the National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting which will sit on Sunday, 3rd and Monday, 4th December 2017.

Members of the media are invited to these briefings which will be held as follows:

Date: Monday, 4th December 2017
Time: 10h00
Activity: Photo Opportunity at NEC meeting
Venue: St George's Hotel, Irene, Gauteng

Date: Monday,4th December 2017
Time: 14h00
Activity: Economic Transformation Policy Briefing
Venue: St George's Hotel, Irene, Gauteng

Date: Tuesday, 5th December 2017
Time: TBA
Activity: Post NEC Media Briefing
Venue: Chief Albert Luthuli House, 54 Pixley Seme Street, Johannesburg

Date: Tuesday, 5th December 2017
Time: 14h00
Activity: Communications & Battle of Ideas Policy Briefing
Venue: Chief Albert Luthuli House, 54 Pixley Seme Street, Johannesburg

Date: Wednesday, 6th December 2017
Time: 14h00
Activity: International Relations Policy Briefing
Venue: Chief Albert Luthuli House, 54 Pixley Seme Street, Johannesburg

Date: Thursday, 7th December 2017
Time: 14h00
Activity: Organisational Development Policy Briefing
Venue: Chief Albert Luthuli House, 54 Pixley Seme Street, Johannesburg

Date: Friday, 8th December 2017
Time: 10h00
Activity: Social Transformation Policy Briefing
Venue: Chief Albert Luthuli House, 54 Pixley Seme Street, Johannesburg

Date: Monday, 11th December 2017
Time: 14h00
Activity: Peace & Stability Policy Briefing
Venue: Chief Albert Luthuli House, 54 Pixley Seme Street, Johannesburg

Date: Tuesday, 12th December 2017
Time: 14h00
Activity: Legislature & Governance Policy Briefing
Venue: Chief Albert Luthuli House, 54 Pixley Seme Street, Johannesburg

Wednesday, 13th December - Collection of media accreditation commences at 09h00 - 18h00

Date: Wednesday, 13th December 2017
Time: 14h00
Activity: Education, Health, Science & Technology Policy Briefing
Venue: Chief Albert Luthuli House, 54 Pixley Seme Street, Johannesburg

Thursday 14th December - Collection of media accreditation continues at 09h00 - 18h00

Date: Thursday, 14th December 2019
Time: 12h00
Activity: State of Readiness Briefing
Venue: Nasrec Expo Centre, Johannesburg

Date: Thursday, 14th December 2017
Time: 14h00
Activity: Strategy & Tactics Policy Briefing
Venue: Nasrec Expo Centre, Johannesburg

Friday 15th December - Final day for the collection of media accreditation 09h00 - 14h00

Saturday 16th December - Commencement of the 54th National Conference, 09h00, Nasrec Expo Centre, Johannesburg

Issued by the African National Congress

Enquiries
Khusela Sangoni
072 854 5707
National Communications Manager