The Rethinking Economics for Africa (REFA) will host its sixth Festival with a diverse range of speakers, student activists, prominent academics and civil society organisations from across the African continent and the globe!
The REFA Festival is a platform for critical economics and the economy in general. The festival will provide participants with opportunities to exchange ideas and tools on how to build a movement for rethinking economics in our universities and society more broadly.
Date: Thu, 7 Sep - Fri, 8 Sep 2023
Time: 08:30 - 17:00 SAST
Venue: Wits Science Stadium 1 Jan Smuts Avenue Johannesburg
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The four streams for this year's Festival are:
Stream 1 | From climate crisis to climate action
Stream 2 | Intersectional feminism: The struggle for equality
Stream 3 | Global financial architecture and heterodox macroeconomics
Stream 4 | New, alternative, hidden, and emergent forms of work and knowledge