ACHIEVEMENTS

ACHIEVEMENTS

  1. 10 Venues at DUT and 3 venues around Durban secured from 26 April-5 May 2017. VENUE SCHEDULE ATTACHED.
  1. 2 public information sessions held.
  1. Several planning and volunteer meetings held and continue to be held weekly.
  1. Over 20 volunteers have signed up to join the coolest team on the planet to collaborate on co-creating the PEF.
  1. A website has been created and will be relaunched on a new server soon.
  1. Facebook page created: Peoples Economic Forum
  1. Twitter account created: @PeopleEconForum
  1. Over 10 funding proposals sent, but no funding received yet. [The funding sector is interesting].
  1. Several organisations and companies have joined us as partners and supporters and have offered us their resources in so many ways. THIS COULD NOT HAPPEN WITHOUT THEM. WE ARE ETERNALLY GRATEFUL.
  1. Several films have been confirmed including REHAD DESAI’s THE GIANT IS FALLING WHICH WILL PREMIER IN DURBAN AT PEF.
  1. Several speakers have been confirmed, and more are being invited daily and some not yet confirmed but we keep trying and suggestions are welcome at nishanaidoo@rocketmail.com
  1. Several hundred hours of voluntary work
  1. Several thousand skypes and telecons
  1. Even more texts and whatsapp messages
  1. Several million words have been written and spoken
  1. Many lively discussions and debates held
  1. Growing support, encouragement, interest AND EXCITEMENT
  1. Lots of fun had
  1. Lots more work to be done and fun to be had.