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Alexandra march, 2002

Theme: Labour


Call Number: B11.3.1.3
Identifier: AL3290_B11.3.1.3
Title: Alexandra march, 2002
Date: 31 August 2002
Subject: Alexandra;
Anti-Privatisation Forum - APF;
Marches;
Social Movements United;
Townships;
World Summit on Sustainable Development - WSSD
Description: This is a digital born photograph of activists holding a banner during the Alexandra march. On 31 August 2002 and as part of the mobilisations targeting the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) between 20 000-25 000 people took part in a march from the poor township of Alexandra into the heart of Sandton, the home of the rich. The march was under the banner of the 'Social Movements United with the Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF) being the key social movement organising and mobilising for the march. As the image captures, the march was the largest non-ANC/Alliance gathering in the post-apartheid era. Included in SAHA virtual exhibition - 'Transition's Child: The Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF)'
Creator: Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF)
Type: Photograph
Format: Access image - jpeg
Source: SAHA collection AL3290
Coverage: Johannesburg, South Africa
Rights: Anti-Privatisation Forum (APF)
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