Public Perceptions of Biotechnology

Contact Details

  • Public Perceptions of Biotechnology
  • Tshedimosetso House
  • Pretoria
  • South Africa
  • +27 (0)12 843 6799

Public Perceptions of Biotechnology

Public Perceptions of Biotechnology

The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, will release a report on the public perception of biotechnology during a media briefing scheduled for Tuesday, 1 November. The media briefing will outline developments in the public’s awareness of biotechnology, and indicate some of the initiatives being implemented by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) to promote awareness, and build confidence in the biosafety system’s ability to ensure the safety and sustainability of GMO activities and products.

Date: 1 November 2016
Time: 10:00 – 11:00
Location: Government Communication and Information System, Tshedimosetso House, Cnr Francis Baard and Festival Streets, Hatfield, Pretoria

NB: There will be a video link to the Imbizo Media Centre, 120 Plein Street, Parliament, Cape Town

To confirm attendance in Pretoria, contact David Mandaha at 072 126 8910.
To confirm attendance in Cape Town, contact Veronica Mohapeloa 082 882 3818.

Lunga Ngqengelele
Ministerial Spokesperson
012 843 6799
082 566 0446