Deputy Minister - 2017 SRSA Budget Vote Debate

The 2017 Sport and Recreation Budget Vote is delivered at a time when numerous national and international studies are painting a disturbing picture of the increasing state of inactivity among both adults and children with grave consequences for a nation. The World Health Organization has released alarming statistics regarding the growing inactivity of human kind all over the globe, including South Africa. Rapidly rising rates of chronic disease, escalating health care costs and shorter life spans are all linked to declining levels of physical activity.

Date
: 29 May 2017
Author
: Gert Oosthuizen
Year
: 2017
Publication Page
: 11
Media Type
: Speech
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