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The Portfolio Committee on Education tackles challenges in the education sector
Southern African Parliamentary Support Trust
September 23, 2011

The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Education, Sport, Arts, and Culture will be conducting public hearings and consultations on challenges in the Education Sector from 27 - 28th September and 4th October 2011. The purpose of the hearings is to afford stakeholders and the public an opportunity to raise these challenges to the committee so that it can recommend to government appropriate policy interventions.

The dates, times and venues are as indicated below:

Town Date Time Venue
Mutare Tuesday 27 September 2011 0900hours Mutasa District Offices
Masvingo Wednesday 28 September 2011 0900hours Nemamwa Growth Point
Harare Tuesday 4 October 2011 0900hours Senate Chamber

Stakeholders in the education sector, professional organizations, civic organizations and members of the public wishing to contribute to the process are cordially invited to participate. Written submissions are welcome and should be addressed to:

The Clerk of Parliament
Attention: Portfolio Committee on Education, Sport, Arts and Culture
P O Box CY 298

Telephone No. (04) 700181-9, 252936-50 ext. 2051
Fax: (04) 252935

The Committee is chaired by Hon. Dorothy Mangami.

After conducting the public hearings, the Committee will compile a report and table it in the House of Assembly for debate.

For more information, please contact the Education Committee Clerk, Mr. Chiremba, on the following contact details: Tel: +263-4-700181/252941 ext 2051, email:

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