Media Statements

Minister Pandor to host her Ukrainian counterpart for Political Consultations

Media Advisory   2 November 2023   Minister Pandor to host her Ukrainian counterpart for Political Consultations   The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Dr Naledi...

Statement on the Cabinet Meeting of 1 November 2023

Statement on the Cabinet Meeting of 1 November 2023   A. Issues in the environment   2023 Rugby World Cup Champions   1.1. Cabinet congratulated the Springboks on their 2023 Rugby World...

DA misreads the economic benefits of hosting international conferences

Media Release   1 November 2023   DA misreads the economic benefits of hosting international conferences   The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) is dismayed...

President Ramaphosa to participate in virtual Extraordinary SADC Summit

Media Statement   31 October 2023   President Ramaphosa to participate in virtual Extraordinary SADC Summit   President Cyril Ramaphosa will today, 31 October 2023, participate in a...

South Africa calls for the International community to hold Israel accountable for breaches of International Law

Media Statement   30 October 2023   South Africa calls for the International community to hold Israel accountable for breaches of International Law   Save the Children has reported that...

President lauds Springboks’ historic Rugby World Cup victory

Media Statement   28 October   President lauds Springboks’ historic Rugby World Cup victory   On behalf the nation, President Cyril Ramaphosa commends the Springboks on their...

Minister Pandor returns to Klapmuts and Kayamandi communities to make donation to a school and meet the elderly

Media Advisory   27 October 2023   Minister Pandor returns to Klapmuts and Kayamandi communities to make donation to a school and meet the elderly   The Minister of International...

Minister Pandor to participate in the UNSC debates on the Middle East, including the Question of Palestine and Women and Peace and Security in New York on 24-25 October 2023

Media Release   24 October 2023   Minister Pandor to participate in the UNSC debates on the Middle East, including the Question of Palestine and Women and Peace and Security in New York on...

Minister Pandor concludes Visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran

Media Statement   24 October 2023   Minister Pandor concludes Visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran   The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Dr G N M Pandor, has...

Unisa and DIRCO to host symposium on South Africa’s non-alignment position during the evolving geographical developments

Media Advisory   24 October 2023   Unisa and DIRCO to host symposium on South Africa’s non-alignment position during the evolving geographical developments   The University of...

Deputy Minister Botes concludes visit to Togo

Media Statement   23 October 2023   Deputy Minister Botes concludes visit to Togo   The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Mr Alvin Botes has concluded his visit to...

President Ramaphosa appeals for more action from the international community in reviving the Israeli-Palestinian peace process

Media Statement   22 October 2023   President Ramaphosa appeals for more action from the international community in reviving the Israeli-Palestinian peace process   President Cyril...