Dr Sophie Suzan Thembekwayo

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Sophie Suzan Thembekwayo

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

DIRECTORSHIP AND PARTNERSHIPS

Directorship/Partnership Type of Business
Hauzen Guest House (Pty)Ltd Accommodation

Committee appearances

  • Department Update on COVID-19 School Compliance measures, challenges and mitigations 30 Jun 2020

    Dr S Thembekwayo (EFF) thanked DBE for the presentation. She referred to Makibe Primary School in Mpumalanga, the most dilapidated school in South Africa as reported in the media. She asked if the 20 mobile classrooms mentioned donated by a local mine are in operation? Have those classrooms been delivered ...
  • Basic Education Budget: Committee Report 28 May 2020

    Dr S Thembekwayo (EFF) said the EFF will not adopt the Budget Report.
  • Umalusi 2020/21 Annual Performance Plan 19 May 2020

    Dr S Thembekwayo (EFF) said that when Professor Volmink was introducing his staff, he had said that there was an acting CFO. Why an ‘acting’ CFO? This position was crucial within the sector of Umalusi. How long had this position been vacant? How quickly was the CFO position going to ...
  • DBE & SACE 2020/21 Annual Performance Plans 12 May 2020

    Dr S Thembekwayo (EFF) asked if SACE had done research on educator ICT needs that would be appropriate during the COVID-19 pandemic. How easily accessible is it for educators to submit the PGCE? The disciplinary hearing process has been suspended, but the problem is that SACE has not tried piloting ...
  • DBE 2020/21 Annual Performance Plan; with Ministry 5 May 2020

    Dr S Thembekwayo (EFF) agreed the presentation needs to be redone because it was not aligned with COVID-19. She was concerned about unplaced graduates. At the July session on the revised APP, she wanted to see how the unplaced graduates of the Funza Lushaka bursary programme are filling the posts ...

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Questions

  • Questions asked to the Minister of Health 7 Jul 2020

    (a) How does his department conduct training for health officials and personnel in tracing down contacts to be cognisant of stigmas that may arise, (b) what intervention does his department have in place to deal with the stigmatisation of Coronavirus and (c) how is the privacy of patients and contacts ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Health 7 Jul 2020

    In light of the fact that the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital management, after being questioned on how occupational therapy pediatricians were affected, raised that more delays on sessions with children are the case, (a) what measures will his department put in place to ensure that delays in occupational therapy for ...
  • Questions asked to the Minister of Health 19 Jun 2020

    With reference to an oversight visit by the Portfolio Committee on Health to the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in February 2020, where it was found that the number of infants and children suffering from malnutrition and kwashiorkor had increased, (a) what is the overall status of malnutrition and kwashiorkor cases ...

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Plenary appearances

  • CLUSTER 2: SOCIAL SERVICES (Subject for Discussion) 20 Nov 2019

    Thank you very much, can you give me a chance. Minister you have indicated earlier in your speech that the GEC plan forms part of the initiative to deal decisively with quality and efficiency through implementation and standardised assessment. You have also now reiterated now about the qualifications based on ...

  • CLUSTER 2: SOCIAL SERVICES (Subject for Discussion) 20 Nov 2019

    Hon Minister, the parents and communities advocates for their own children's needs, vis--vis curriculum related matters, inclusive of Comprehensive Sexuality Education. My question is, is there any scientifically evidence to prove that validates the information of the gathered data of the involvement of the vulnerable black communities in decision-making ...

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