Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

Vishwas Satgar ─ The Crisis of South African Democracy: The Challenge to Civil Society and Transformative Politics

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

4 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

McKinney Conference Room

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Vishwas Satgar is an associate professor in the Department of International Relations at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. He has been a grass roots activist in South Africa for more than 3 decades. He is currently engaged in supporting the Solidarity Economy Movement in township communities, supporting food sovereignty campaigning, climate jobs campaigning and defending popular democracy in South Africa. His academic interests include a focus on African political economy, Empire and Global crisis, Green Global political Economy and Transnational Alternatives.

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