Wednesday, 6 May 2015

Program of Hunger Tribunal - Constitutional Hill and Pickets...see you there!

Tribunal on Hunger, Food Prices and Landlessness in South Africa
Constitutional Hill, Johannesburg 

DAY 1
EXPERIENCES OF HUNGER
7 May 2015

09h00-09h15: Opening
·      Welcome
·      Objectives: Why are we here?
·      Overview of programme
·      Introduction of Judges

09h15-11h00:
Testimonies from the Hungry

11h00-11h20:
BREAK

11h20-13h00:
Expert Testimonies

13h00-13h15:
Observations by panel of judges

13h15:
Depart for picket to Sunday Times and Business Day

DAY 2
HUNGER AND HIGH FOOD PRICES
8 May 2015

09h00-09h15:
Recap of Day 1

09h15-11h15:
Grassroots testimonies on hunger and rising food prices

11h15-11h30:
BREAK

11h15-13h00:
Expert testimonies on food prices

13h00-13h15:
Observations by panel of judges

13h15:
Depart for picket at Johannesburg Stock Exchange


DAY 3
EXPERIENCES AND IMPACTS OF LANDLESSNESS AND LACK OF AGRARIAN TRANSFORMATION

09h00-09h15:
Recap of proceedings thus far

09h15-11h15:
Grassroots testimonies on experiences of land issues and lack of agrarian transformation

11h15-11h30:
BREAK

11h30-13h00
Expert testimonies

13h00-13h15:
Observations by judges

13h15-14h00:
Lunch

15h00:
Press conference led by panel of judges and jury: Delivering of verdict and demands to advance food sovereignty in SA