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Thabethe, Elizabeth (DM)
 
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Position: Deputy Minister of Tourism
 
CONTACT DETAILS
Cape Town
Tel: 021 462 1777
Fax: 021 465 2664
Email: ethabethe@parliament.gov.za / nsifanele@tourism.gov.za
Postal Address: Private Bag X9154
CAPE TOWN
0001
Street Address: 120 Plein Street
Floor 3
CAPE TOWN
Western Cape
 
Pretoria  
Postal Address: Private Bag X447
  PRETORIA
Street Address: 17 Trevena Street
  Tourism House
  Sunnyside, PRETORIA
Constituency
Tel: 011 424 1631
Fax: 011 424 0180
Street Address: Daveyton Mall
  1st Floor, Office No. 102
  Daveyton
 
Parliamentary Committee Membership
PC on Energy
Parliamentary Career
Current: Ms Elizabeth Thabethe is the Deputy Minister of Tourism. She has been a Member of Parliament since 1994.
Past: Trade Unionist; Held key positions in the trade union movement; Underground movement; Served as Wits branch coordinator; Women's subcommittee; ANCWL Deputy Secretary Kathlehong branch.
Political Career:
Current: She is deputy chairperson of the African National Congress (ANC) Women's League (ANCWL) in Gauteng; and a member of the ANC Provincial Executive Committee of the Gauteng ANCWL; and she is as a member of the Ekhuruleni Region of the ANC Regional Executive Committee.
Past: Trade Unionist; Held key positions in the trade union movement; Underground movement; Served as Wits branch coordinator; Women's subcommittee; ANCWL Deputy Secretary Kathlehong branch.
Membership:
  Ms Elizabeth Thabethe is the Deputy Minister of Small Business Development of the Republic of South Africa; a position she has held since 26 May 2014. She has been a Member of Parliament since 1994. Ms Thabethe was a coordinator for the East Rand ANCWL regional task team structure, and a member of the ANC National Parliamentary Caucus. She was also provincial whip and a house whip from 1996 to 2004. Between 2004 and June 2005, Ms Thabete chaired the Portfolio Committee on Environmental Affairs and Tourism. She participated in various committees of the National Assembly: as a member, including of the Labour Portfolio Committee, and the Trade and Industry Committee. She was also as alternate member of the Rules Committee, and Athe Joint Rules Committee. Ms Thabethe also served as alternate member of the National Council of Provinces and the National Assembly Programme Committee, she was an alternate member of the Chief Whip's Forum, convener of the Human Resources Cluster, the Strategy Meeting, Whip's Forum, the ANC Women's Parliamentary Caucus and Multiparty Women's Caucus, andand she was the Parliamentary Southern African Development Community representative. Before being appointed as Minister of Small Business Development, she served as Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry from 22 June 2005 until 10 May 2009. Ms Thabethe was the Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry of the Republic of South Africa from 1 November 2010 until 25 May 2014.
Education: Ms Thabethe completed a Certificate in Economics through the University of South Africa (Unisa) and an Advanced Diploma in Economics in 2008 through Unisa.
Publications: Labour Bulletin Newsletter.
Personal Interests: Reading ; studying.
Other: I am involved in assisting women.

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