The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and the Institute for Futures Research will be hosting a debate entitled “what next for environmentalism?” which considers the relevance of the environmentalism narrative to a broader audience and the role of the environmental movement in the achievement of an equitable future. Issues such as the role of ecomodernism in creating a new narrative for environmental sustainability and the question of a more integrated view of the environment in economic development will form part of the discussions.
Participants include WE-Africa collaborator Saliem Fakir, head of the Policy and Futures Unit at the WWF South Africa.
Date: Thursday 2 June, 2016
Time: 15:30 for 16:00-18:00
Venue: CSIR International Convention Centre, 1 Meiring Naude Road, Pretoria,
RSVP: Nazirah Davids, [email protected]