Status on the Appointments and Meetings of the Ambassadors and other Foreign Heads of Mission with the Director-General of the Department of Foreign Affairs from 1 January to 30 December 2006
FOR WRITTEN REPLY
QUESTION NO. 295
PUBLISHED IN INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER NO. .. OF 2 MARCH 2007
Mr LB Labuschagne (DA) to ask the Minister of Foreign Affairs:
(1) How many ambassadors and other foreign Heads of Mission (a) have asked for an appointment to meet with her Director-General (DG) during the period 1 January to 30 December 2006 (b) have actually met with her DG and (c) are still awaiting confirmation of an appointment to meet with her DG?
(a) 100 Ambassadors and other heads of Missions met with the Director-General; this includes meetings the Director-General had with the following regional groups; Southern Africa, East Africa, North Africa, West Africa, Gulf States, Asia, Middle East and P5 Ambassadors.
(b) No outstanding appointments.