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The Rise of Township People

The Rise of Township People

Duration:3.5 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Bulelani Futshane, Director and Founder of Township Roots whose goal is to build leaders within the townships by helping young people enjoy school and envision life beyond the poverty stricken environment. Having grown up in a desperately poor household, Bulelani understands the challenges that are faced by township people. I'm a testament to the power of education, and the perfect role model for…
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What we’ll do

Begin the tour in Langa the oldest township in South Africa where we discuss the establishment of townships in relation to the Native Land Act of 1913 and Group Areas Act of 1950. We then engage with community members in Langa including social entrepreneurs and professionals. We then drive to Philippi (Brown's Farm) an informal settlement that depicts the impact of apartheid system in urban…

What else you should know

Dress simple and comfortable

What I’ll provide

Snacks
local snacks - amagwinya

What to bring

Open mind and willingness to learn new things

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Where you'll be

Langa Museum to learn about the history of the townships and apartheid in South Africa Guga Sthebe Arts Centre to engage with local social entrepreneurs Philippi Village (Solution Space) to learn about progressive development in the townships Entshona Primary School to participate in an after-school activity organised by Township Roots www.townshiproots.org

Upcoming availability

Sat, 29th Jun    From 09:00 to 12:30.
₹1,746 per person
6 of 6 spots left

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

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Dress simple and comfortable
Bulelani
culture walk
The Rise of Township People
1 review
₹1,746 per person
1 review
₹1,746 per person