Freedom Day Dialogue

18 April 2019

To commemorate Freedom Day, the Tshwane University of Technology hosted a dialogue in partnership with the City of Tshwane on 16 April 2019. 

Prof Mashupye Maserumule, the Acting Executive Dean of the Faculty of Humanities (TUT) facilitated the discussion with the two panellists, Dr Thandi Mgwebi, DVC: Research, Innovation & Engagement (TUT) and Dr TK Pooe a lecturer in Public Administration and Governance (North West University). The dialogue tackled issues such as socio-economic disparities, gender obstacles and African decoloniality. 

The Chief Whip of Council, Cllr Christo van den Heever and other dignitaries from the City of Tshwane and TUT attended the dialogue.

The broadcast of the dialogue can be viewed on:

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