Ms Sharna Gail Fernandez

Western Cape Provincial Legislature

Sharna Gail Fernandez

About Sharna Gail Fernandez

Fernandez was sworn in as the Minister of Social Development in May 2019.

She served as the Speaker of the Western Cape Provincial Parliament from 2014 to 2019.

She worked in the banking sector before entering politics.

2019 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 1 meeting out of 1

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  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

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Committee appearances

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Plenary appearances

  • APPROPRIATION BILL (Policy debate) 24 Jul 2019

    Hon deputy Chairperson, hon Minister Zulu, deputy Minister Zulu all MeCs here present, special and permanent delegates to the NCOP. Distinguished guest, fellow South African, good afternoon.

    Since it Mandela month, I would like to start with the quote by Nelson Mandela which resonates deeply with me, and I quote ...

  • - THE KEY TO HUMAN RIGHTS AND A BETTER FUTURE FOR ALL 19 Mar 2019

    Hon Chairperson, hon members, fellow South Africans, since the dawn of our democracy, South Africa has been guided by chapter two of the Constitution also known as the Bill of Rights, which is the cornerstone of our democracy.

    Sadly, over the last few years, we have seen these rights under ...

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