Events


100 Years of Rosa Luxemburg’s Marxism | 7 March

100 Years of Rosa Luxemburg's Marxism – Imperialism, Democracy, and Lessons for the South African Left. Panel discussants: Gunnet Kaaf and Patrick Bond Thursday, 7th March 2019 16.00 - 17-30 Southwest Engineering Graduate Seminar Room, Wits University. RSVP to janecherrytree@gmail.com by 5 March.

Critical Thinking Forum: State of the Nation Address | 8 Feb

The Mail & Guardian newspaper and Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung invite you to attend a post-State of the Nation Address critical thinking forum. The Mail & Guardian's forum will debate the current state of the nation and government's plan to deal with the political and social challenges facing South Africa. 8 February 2019, 08:30 for 09:00am, until 10:30. Workshop 17, The Watershed, 17 Dock Road V&A Waterfront, Cape Town.

Exhibition Opening: Letters of Stone | 21 Feb

Johannesburg Holocaust & Genocide Centre, Thursday 21.02.2019, 19:00 1 Duncombe Road, Forest Town The exhibition reveals an everyday life fraught with fear, marginalization, and humiliation, though also marked by the hope of escape and a family's desire to lead a normal, everyday life.

Invitation for bids: Film production service provider agreement

The Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung Southern Africa Office invites bids to establish a service provider agreement for the production of short films which will serve a political education purpose. Please download the pdf attached in the below link for further information on the proposal and how to submit bids. Invitation for proposals - Film production service provider  

Agro-ecology for the 21st Century Conference | 28-30 Jan

"The Agroecology for the 21st Century Conference aims to create a space to interact with people, scholarship, practice and the arts towards building a socially just, environmentally sound, nutritious and healthy food system. The three-day conference will bring together a wide range of contributors across disciplines and sectors to discuss the present state and future possibilities of agroecology in South Africa and beyond. The focus is on South Africa and neighbouring countries in the region, but contributions are welcomed from other parts of Africa and across the globe." 28-30 January 2019, Cape Town. Please see the conference website for further information.

Office re-opens for 2019 | 9 Jan

Office closes for summer | 14 Dec

Day of Reconciliation (South Africa) | 16 Dec

Islanders / Ilhéus, Ilha de Moçambique launch | 31 Oct

Launch of Islanders / Ilhéus, a photographic book by Moira Forjaz

Islanders / Ilhéus, Maputo Launch | 28 Nov

Launch of Islanders/Ilhéus by Moira Forjaz in Maputo. All welcome. Fundação Fernando Leite Couto, Avenida Kim Il Sung 961, Maputo November 28th, 6pm.