[WEBINAR] Xenophobia in South Africa: Cause, Contestation & Consequence

May 8, 2022

THIS EVENT HAS PASSED. Watch the webinar recording below, or on Facebook here. Download Jean-Pierre Misago’s slideshow presentation here


Join us as we unpack the sources and impacts, as well as explore ways to confront, xenophobia in South Africa.

Date: Thursday 19 May 2022
Time: 5pm-6:30pm SAST

This event will take place on Zoom. Register in advance here.


  • Jean-Pierre Misago (Senior Researcher – African Centre for Migration and Society)- ‘Locating the root causes /drivers of xenophobia in SA’
  • Vusi Mahlangu (Union Organiser – Academic and Professional Staff Association) – ‘Unpacking the xenophobic character of the SA government’s proposed labour regulations/quotas’
  • Sharon Ekambaran (Kopanang Africa Against Xenophobia Coalition) – ‘What is being done and what needs to be done in the struggle against xenophobia’

Moderator: Dale McKinley (ILRIG)

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