The 4th regional African Feminist Forum will be held in Harare, Zimbabwe from 10- 12 April, 2016 under the theme African Feminism: Voice, Power and Soul. Discussions will explore the question of how we build and shift power in the domains of resources, bodily rights, and our agency and capacities to create a more just Africa.
The main Forum will be preceded by a forum for Francophone West African feminists held on 9 April 2016.
The Forum programme will incude::
- Plenaries- to set the context, take stock and identify areas of strategic concern around politics, economics and society.
- Breakout sessions- for more in-depth strategizing on the key themes
- Skills sharing– sessions where feminists specialists train participants
- The Great Debate- a highly participatory debate on a contentious issue within feminism
- Wellness space– one-on-one and group sessions focused on physical and emotional health and wellbeing.
- Open-mic/ arts programming– showcasing African feminist art-activism