Official Review of the South African Foreign Missions by the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation
FOR WRITTEN REPLY
QUESTION NO: 67
PUBLISHED IN INTERNAL QUESTION PAPER NO: 1 OF 10 FEBRUARY 2011
Mr S Mokgalapa (DA) to ask the Minister of International Relations and Cooperation:
Whether she intends conducting an official review of foreign missions; if not, why not, if so, for each mission, what are the (a) relevant details, (b) expected diplomatic value, (c) operational cost involved and (d) national interests pursued?
The Department has not specifically planned a review of its foreign missions. However, the Department, on an ongoing basis, reviews the functioning of all its missions abroad.