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Current Housing Struggles and Land Occupations in Gauteng

The International Labour Research and Information Group (Ilrig) invites you to a panel discussion on   Current Housing Struggles and Land Occupations in Gauteng   at the 2018 Jozi Book Fair   The discussion will focus on current land and housing struggles in urban areas in Gauteng, government’s responses and the need for land and security of tenure for the urban poor and working poor in the context of the debate around land expropriation without compensation, Gauteng Premier David Makhura’s ‘rapid land release’ programme and ongoing land occupations and evictions in Gauteng and elsewhere.  

Date: Sunday 2 September 2018
Time: 13:00 – 13:50
Venue: Workers Museum, 1 Mary Fitzgerald Square, Newtown, Johannesburg  

We look forward to your participation!