Online meeting: What is causing food insecurity in Africa’s Sahel region?
November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
Across the Sahel, where the Sahara Desert gradually transitions to the tropics, famine is spreading. Underpinning this disaster are climate change, dictatorial rulers, and ethnic rivalries exacerbated by the legacy of colonialism. Join our panel to learn about the problems and discuss solutions.
Eyassu Tesfamariam is an Eritrean Australian activist and motivational speaker who supports the grassroots Yiakl (Enough) movement, which is mobilising for change in his country of birth. Committed to building multiracial solidarity, he is a passionate community organiser. He is a member of the United Workers Union.
Alison Thorne is the managing editor of the Freedom Socialist Organiser. She is a socialist feminist and eco-socialist, who is also a workplace delegate with the Community and Public Sector Union.
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