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25 April 2017 Media Release

25 April 2017 Media Release

The People’s Economic Forum Launches on Freedom Day in Durban The People’s Economic Forum is set to take place at the Durban University of Technology, Steve Biko Campus, and other venues in Durban, South Africa from the 27th April to 3rd May 2017. The purpose of The People’s Economic Forum – supported by Oxfam South …

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People’s Economic Forum an ‘Antidote’ to Elitism

People’s Economic Forum an ‘Antidote’ to Elitism

An article by Arthi Gopi (IOL) DURBAN – WHAT is junk status, why should we be worried about ratings agencies, and what does radical economic transformation mean? The People’s Economic Forum aims to make the worlds of business, finance and economics easier to understand in a “festival of learning” to be held from April 27 to …

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Protests rise against World Economic Forum’s implausible ‘Africa Keeps Rising’ meme

Protests rise against World Economic Forum’s implausible ‘Africa Keeps Rising’ meme

This article by Patrick Bond first appeared in PAMBAZUKA NEWS From May 11-13, the World Economic Forum (WEF) Africa summit in Kigali, Rwanda, reinforced extractive-industry and high-tech myths. The gathering unveiled the 1%’s elite’s exuberant imagination and its lack of exposure to the continent’s harsh economic realities. As an antidote, grassroots protesters all over Africa are …

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Business leadership SA finally wakes up

Business leadership SA finally wakes up

After taking out a full-page ad in the Sunday Times calling on ANC members to vote with their conscience, Business Leadership South Africa, representing many large South African corporates, seems to have finally found its voice. It has also demanded a meeting with President Jacob Zuma to discuss the irrevocable breakdown of trust between Business …

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REQUESTS FOR QUOTES TO PROVIDE SERVICES FOR THE PEOPLE’S ECONOMIC FORUM

REQUESTS FOR QUOTES TO PROVIDE SERVICES FOR THE PEOPLE’S ECONOMIC FORUM

    QUOTE 1 B. PEF PROGRAMME AND EVENT PRODUCTION   FILM PROGRAMME – 26 APRIL-1 MAY COST UNITS AMOUNT 1.   1.       PROGRAMME DELIVERY 2.       MANAGE DELIVERY OF FILM SCREENINGS 3.       MANAGE FILM SCREENINGS SCHEDULES 4.       PROVIDE AND MANAGE ALL REQUIRED AV AND TECH 5.       SECURE FILM DISCUSSION FACILITATORS 6.       FACILITATE FILM DISCUSSIONS (YOU …

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