Mrs Denise Robinson

Formerly: National Assembly

Denise Robinson

About Denise Robinson

Ms Robinson grew up in Queenstown but has lived in Cape Town for many years. She completed her post-secondary education at Rhodes University and attained a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in English and History and in addition completed a University Education Diploma. Prior to joining South African politics, Ms Robinson worked as a teacher and later started a career as a language adviser and translator. On her entry into politics in 1998, she became a Proportional Representative councilor for the Democratic Party and was elected as ward councilor for the City of Cape Town in 2000 as a representative for the DA. Ms Robinson was appointed as the DA's Shadow Minister of Women, Youth, Children and People with Disabilities in 2009. Source: DA (http://www.da.org.za).

2019 committee attendance as mp

100% attendance rate

Attended 7 meetings out of 7

2018 committee attendance as mp

92% attendance rate

Attended 22 meetings out of 24

2017 committee attendance as mp

77% attendance rate

Attended 23 meetings out of 30

2016 committee attendance as mp

78% attendance rate

Attended 18 meetings out of 23

2015 committee attendance as mp

79% attendance rate

Attended 22 meetings out of 28

2014 committee attendance as mp

(From the start of the Fifth Parliament)

92% attendance rate

Attended 11 meetings out of 12

Attendance Methodology

Recent meetings attended

All meetings attended

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2018 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Preservation Fund Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R21 329 98 Sanlam Unit Trust
R23 549 3076 Stanlib Equity Fund
R938 288 Momentum Wealth Investment Fund

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 612 614sq.m Witsand, Port Beaufort

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Preservation Fund Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R20 186 96 Sanlam Unit Trust
R25 273 3076 Stanlib Equity Fund
R937 566 Momentum Wealth Investments

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 612 614 sq.m Witsand/ Fort Beaufort

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Preservation Fund Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R20 155 94 Sanlam Unit Trust
R24 257 3 050 Stanlib Equity Fund
R879 884 Momentum Wealth Investment Funds

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 1927 [25%] 818sq.m. Kenton-On-Sea
Erf 612 614sq.m. Witsand/Port Beaufort

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2015 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Preservation Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R19 685 155 Sanlam Unit Trust
R23 484 2 952 Stanlib Equity Fund
R767 556 RMBI Unit Trust

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 1927 [25%] 818sq.m. Kenton On Sea
Erf 612 614sq.m. Port Beaufort

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Preservation Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R17 739 153 Sanlam Unit Trust
R22 540 2 900 Stanlib Equity Fund
R652 000 RMBC Unit Trust

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 612 614sq.m. Witsand, Port Beaufort
Erf 1927/8 [25%] 818sq.m. Kenton-On-Sea

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Preservation Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R19 086 2 866 Stanlib Equity Fund
R14 408 151 Sanlam Unit Trust
R573 000 Momentum Unit Trust

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 612 614sq.m. Port Beaufort
Erf 1927/8 [25%] 818sq.m. Kenton-On-Sea

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Preservation Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R15 180 2 772 Stanlib Equity Fund
R12 289 148 Sanlam Unit Trust
R530 000 RMBI Offshore Unit Trust Funds

TRAVEL

Description Sponsor
SIDA sponsored study tour on gender violence and social entrepreneurship - Address conference in St Petersburg - Woman changing the world Swedish Chamber of Industry

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 612 614sq.m. Port Beaufort
Erf 1927/28 [25%] 818sq.m. Kenton-On-Sea

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Preservation Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R13,749 2742 Stanlib Equity Fund
R11,493 146 Sanlam Unit Trust
R510,000 RMBI Offshore Unit Trust Funds

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 612 614sq.m. Witsand, Port Beaufort
Erf 1927/28 818sq.m. Kenton-on-Sea

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

PENSIONS

Source Public/Private
Momentum Preservation Private

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nominal Value No Name of Company Nature
R9,493 145 Sanlam Unit Trust
R490,000 RMBI Offshore Unit Trust
R10,833 2688 Stanlib Equity Fund

LAND AND PROPERTY

Description Extent Location
Erf 612 614sq.m. Witsand/Port Beaufort
Erf 1927/1928 818sq.m. Kenton-on-Sea

Committee appearances

  • Shortlisting of candidates; Correspondence 19 Feb 2019

    Dr P Maesela (ANC) nominated Ms M Morutoa (ANC), with Ms D Robinson (DA), seconding the nomination.
  • Department of Women in the Presidency 2018/19 Annual Report 17 Oct 2018

    Ms D Robinson (DA) added that socialisation takes place within the family and that the government needs to work on the quality of parenting. She argued that young mothers do not have enough emotional and practical guidance throughout the parenting journey. She adds that the family unit is an optimal ...
  • Commission for Gender Equality Quarter 1 performance 4 Sep 2018

    Ms D Robinson (DA) commended the CGE for the great work they had been doing, despite their limited budget. She had been concerned with what had been happened at Rhodes University and was shocked to hear from a young woman who had attended a joint briefing with the police, that ...
  • Crimes against women and children: SAPS, COSATU, Civil Society input 29 Aug 2018

    Ms D Robinson (DA) noted that violence in society is caused by lack of hope and depression amongst people in all aspects of society. This is something that must be tackled urgently. Members, as public representatives, and civil society need to be harder on government and urge it to put ...
  • Department of Women 2017/18 Quarter 3 & 4 performance 12 Jun 2018

    Ms D Robinson (DA) found the presentation confusing. She wanted to know what the nature of the problem was in terms of the disciplinary hearings because that could indicate weakness within the system. The information she received about the sanitary dignity programme was that the products being produced were inadequate ...

All Committee Appearances

Questions

All Questions and Answers

Plenary appearances

  • NATIONAL ASSEMBLY TUESDAY, 19 MARCH 2019 19 Mar 2019

    Chairperson, on 11 March prominent Iranian human right lawyer and defender of women's rights Nasrin Sotoudeh was sentenced to 33 years in prison and 148 lashes, as she was also sentenced in her absence to five years in 2016 in another grossly unfair trail, her total sentence is 38 ...

  • DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN (Draft Resolution) 5 Mar 2019

    Deputy Speaker, I hereby move without notice:

    That the House -

    1) notes that while many women in cities and towns have shaken off the shackles of the past and are

All Plenary Appearances