DWYPD Budgetary Review Recommendations Report
3 Dec 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) said that her colleagues had covered most issues which were raised throughout the meetings. She agreed with her colleagues on the problematic manner in which the Department conducted the interview selection process to fill vacancies. The entire interview process was a farce as it was a ...
NYDA & CGE 2019/20 Annual Reports
2 Dec 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) commended the CGE on the good performance of programmes one, two and three. Nearly all the targets and objectives had been met. There has also been no overspending. She expressed concern on strategic objective four. It was an area of concern that the Committee needed to ...
Minister of Health on Forced Sterilisation of Women living with HIV/AIDS in South Africa
25 Nov 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) raised a longstanding concern as a Member of the Portfolio Committee for Women which was that on repeated occasions, the CGE had raised the matter that it was struggling to meet with the Department. She was pleased to learn that despite the late submission of the ...
DWYPD 2019/20 Annual Report; Internal Audit & Risk Committee on challenges
17 Nov 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) noted and commended the improvements made by the Department. There was an overall improvement in performance between the financial year of 2018/2019, where the Department reported a financial performance of 69%, and the improvement in the 2019/2020 financial year – where it reported 80% meeting of ...
Department of Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities 2020/21 Quarter 2 performance
13 Nov 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) asked that the DWYPD practice what they preached, and wanted to know if there were other worthy candidates for the vacancy that had disabilities, because the DWYPD was an advocate for all women, youth and persons with disabilities.
National Youth Policy 2020/30: DWYPD briefing
11 Nov 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) said most of the concerns were addressed by the Chairperson. However, she wanted to expand on some of the issues raised. It was unfortunate the panel was discussing a policy already presented to Cabinet and ready for adoption. She asked about the extent of the Committee’s´ ...
Commission for Gender Equality 2020/21 Quarter 2 performance
10 Nov 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) welcomed the new CEO and wished her the very best during her term within the organisation. She observed that the Chairperson raised an important issue on timeous submission of performance information reports as guided by the National Treasury Regulation 5.3. The Committee must ensure that CGE’s ...
Possible submission on GBV bills; Women’s Parliament outcomes; Committee Report
28 Oct 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) asked for the negative aspects in terms of the proposed amendment to the reporting on behalf of an able-minded or able-bodied adult, even though clarity might not be given immediately. She asked that it be discussed why there was a suggestion that if a person is ...
National Youth Development Agency Quarter 2 2020/21performance
27 Oct 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) requested the Department to circulate the close-up report submitted by the NYDA in order to get a sense of the number of women who benefited from the programmes and the nature of businesses engaged by young people. She made a follow up on matters raised in ...
Commission for Gender Equality 2020/21 Quarter 1 performance
20 Oct 2020
Ms F Masiko (ANC) noted concern relating to the performance information given. She said she was unable to ascertain which seven of the 24 targets were not met. The presentation referred to a total of seven unmet targets, which comes to 29%, but it does not state which seven are ...