Tshisimani Centre for Activist Education


Upcoming events

Film Screening: Roadmap to Apartheid

This award winning film takes a closer look at the apartheid comparison often used to describe the Israeli occupation of Palestine. This documentary is as much a historical document of the rise and fall of apartheid, as it is a film about why many Palestinians feel they are living in an aparteid,…


Our programmes

Facilitator Camp 2020

Mon 30 Nov – Thu 3 Dec 2020 Umthombo Wolwazi is changing. After three years of study, we now have a cadre (group) with a deep understanding of history, politics and ideas. We have studied The Communist Manifesto and interrogated the relationship between race and class in explaining the S…


Selected materials

Pocket Queerpedia

About Pocket Queerpedia The Pocket Queerpedia is a resource Tshisimani Centre for Activist Education developed for activists, educators and the queer community generally, to assist in teaching on queerness. Queer education can be one of the most freeing of experiences, yet resources are not always…

Technology and the fight against coronavirus – friend or enemy?

In fighting Covid-19, governments around the world are increasingly relying on technologies like drones, facial recognition cameras and location tracing devices. This raises a big question about the how some of these technologies will shape society beyond this public health…

Gender, Power & Consent Workshop

Understanding how gender stereotypes are constructed. Gender relations in organisational settings and social justice movements. Types of sexual harassment and understanding…