The Dullah Omar Institute, in partnership with the Center of Excellence in Food Security, invites you to a viewing of the #EverythingMustFall Documentary and a conversation on student hunger.
Prof Desiree Lewis: Department of Women and Gender Studies, University of the Western Cape
Dr Mary Hames: Gender Equity Unit, University of the Western Cape
Dr Bright Nkrumah: Department of Political Science, University of Witwatersrand
Ms Simathandile Tyhali: SRC Chairperson, University of the Western Cape
Seats are limited, RSVP by 10 October 2019 to avoid disappointment. To reserve your seat, contact Ms Keathélia Sapto on: firstname.lastname@example.org or Tel: (021) 959 3708 / 2951
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