Parliamentary Committees Series 05-2024 - Open Committee Meetings- Monday 18 to Thursday 21 March

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PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES SERIES 5/2024

[16th March 2024]

Open Committee Meetings – Monday 18th to Thursday 21st March

Parliamentary Committees will be meeting from Monday 18th to Thursday 21stMarch.  The complete programme of all these committee meetings, supplied by Parliament, is available on the Veritas website [link], including those meetings that will be held in “Closed Session” and “Open Session”. 

This bulletin, however, deals only with the several meetings that will be held in “Open Session”, meaning that they will be open to attendance by members of the public, but as observers only.  Members of the public proposing to attend an “Open Session” meeting are informed that IDs will be required to gain entry to the New Parliament Building.

Open Session Meetings

These meetings are listed below.  Each of these meetings will be held at the New Parliament Building at Mount Hampden in the Committee Room specified in the list.  

Monday 18th March at 2 pm

Portfolio Committee: Budget, Finance and Economic Development

Oral evidence from the Ministry of Finance, Economic Development and Investment Promotion on the Ministry’s 2023 Third Quarter Budget Performance Report

Venue: Committee Room 5, First Floor, New Parliament Building.

Portfolio Committee: Transport and Infrastructural Development

Oral evidence from the Rural Infrastructure Development Agency (RIDA) on its mandate and operations.  

Venue: Committee Room 6, Second Floor, New Parliament Building.

Tuesday 19th March at 10 am

Portfolio Committee: Foreign Affairs and International Trade

Oral evidence from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Trade on the Review of the 2016 Diaspora Policy.

Venue: Committee Room 5,  First Floor, New Parliament Building.

Portfolio Committee: Industry and Commerce

Oral evidence from the Chemplex Corporation Ltd and its subsidiaries on their operations.

Venue: Committee Room 7, Second Floor, New Parliament Building.

Portfolio Committee: Energy and Power Development

Oral evidence from the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority (ZESA) and its subsidiaries on their mandate, functions and state of infrastructure development.

Venue: Committee Room 10, Third Floor, New Parliament Building.

Portfolio Committee: Lands, Agriculture, Water, Fisheries and Rural Resettlement

Oral evidence from the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) on the findings made by the Committee during verification visits to GMB Depots.

Venue: Committee Room 11, Third Floor, New Parliament Building.

Tuesday 19th March at 11 am

Portfolio Committee: Local Government and Public Works

Oral evidence from the Ministry of Lands, Agriculture, Water, Fisheries and Rural Resettlement on the work of the Technical Committee that was established to improve water supply in the Greater Harare area.

Venue: Committee Room 15, Third Floor, New Parliament Building.

Wednesday 20th March at 10 am

Portfolio Committee: Sports, Recreation, Arts and Culture

Oral evidence from the Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) on the upgrading of the National Sports Stadium.

Venue: Committee Room 13, Third Floor, New Parliament Building.

Thursday 21st March at 11 am

Portfolio Committee: Youth Empowerment, Development and Vocational Training

Oral evidence from the Ministry of Youth Empowerment, Development and Vocational Training on its mandate and operations together with parastatals that fall under their purview.

Venue: Committee Room 7, Second Floor, New Parliament Building.

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