MEC Alan Winde briefs media on avian influenza response plan, 2 Oct

Western Cape Government to update on avian influenza response plan

On Monday, (2 October 2017), the Western Cape Government will provide an update on avian influenza and the province's response plan to the outbreak.

Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, will host a media briefing on the status of the outbreak. He will be joined by the Western Cape Government team who are driving the province-wide response plan to mitigate the impact of avian influenza on our agriculture sector.

Feedback points will include:

Update on latest cases

Draft economic impact

Potential socio-economic impact

Potential environmental mitigation steps

Source: Government of South Africa