New Agenda 76 out now

New Agenda 76 is a special edition published as a tribute to our late former editor, Professor Ben Turok. It is being distributed free of charge to all friends, subscribers and supporters of the Institute for African Alternatives (IFAA) and contains tributes to Ben by former president Kgalema Motlanthe, long-time activist and academic Pallo Jordan... Continue Reading →

IFAA Director panelist at Social Justice Summit

  On Thursday 29 August 2019, IFAA Director, Prof Ben Turok, was a panelist at the Social Justice Summit organised by Prof Thuli Madonsela as part of the launch for her M-plan. Prof Turok spoke about the fact that South Africa appears to be in a political and economic stalemate. You can read more about... Continue Reading →

2019 Rethinking Economics for Africa Festival

In September 2019, the second Rethinking Economics for Africa Festival will take place at Wits University in Johannesburg with conversations on how to rethink economic theory, policy and activism. The one-day festival will play host to a diverse range of local and international speakers, including student activists, prominent academics and civil society organisations working to transform the economics discipline... Continue Reading →

Complimentary copy of New Agenda 73

IFAA is pleased to offer you a complimentary digital copy of our latest issue of New Agenda. Issue 73 covers a range of topics but has a specific focus on higher education in South Africa. This feature includes an interview with Wits Vice-Chancellor Adam Habib as well as two critical engagements with UCT's Curriculum Change... Continue Reading →

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