Dr Ivan Henry Meyer

Member of the Western Cape Provincial Legislature

Ivan Henry Meyer

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About Ivan Henry Meyer

Dr Meyer is the Western Cape Provincial Minister for Agriculture. He holds a PhD in Public Administration from the University of Stellenbosch, as well as a number of international certificates and diplomas. His work in the fields of education, housing, local government and public administration has been published widely.

Dr Meyer was a Senior Lecturer in Public Policy and Local Governance at the University of Stellenbosch at the time of his election to the Provincial Legislature in April 2009. Before that, he served as the chief director of Provincial Training in the Corporate Services Directorate of the Western Cape Provincial Administration.

Previously, he held various ministerial posts: Western Cape Provincial Minister of Finance, Minister of Cultural Affairs and Sport and Provincial Minister of Social Development.

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Attendance of committee meetings:

2023 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate (1 of 1 )

2022 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate (1 of 1 )

2021 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate (2 of 2 )

2020 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate (1 of 1 )

2019 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate (1 of 1 )

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What are committee meetings?

Committee meetings are planned events where real-world impactful work happens such as law-making, oversight and public participation - which are all cornerstones of the work our MPs do. Although often citizens focus on the public debate taking place in main chambers, the majority of MPs' time is spent working within committees. Here is a place to see what your committee is saying.

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What are questions asked to ministers?

Written questions and feedback are essential tools used by MPs for oversight and hold the executive accountable. This oversight mechanism allows MPs’ to extract detailed information that would normally be difficult to comprehend through oral engagement. You can see the questions that your MPs are asking here.

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Plenary appearances:

What are plenary appearances?

Plenary sessions are forums that have been created for the purpose of public debate and decision-making. This mechanism is used to convey the messages of our MPs within main chambers on important decisions, like how they vote.

Chairperson, hon members, good afternoon. As we meet on this special day, we rededicate ourselves to the common desire and aspirations that inspired African leaders to commit themselves to work. ...

Chairperson, hon Minister of Social Development, hon Deputy Minister Dlamini, hon members, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, I would like to start by thanking the Minister for delivering a budget ...