South Africa: Public Dialogue On The Debate On Homosexuality In Africa Planned

CAPETOWN, SOUTH AFRICA

A public debate on homosexuality in Africa has been organised for August 20 to discuss the current situation of homosexuals in African countries.

Organised by the Centre for Conflict Resolution (CCR) Cape Town, the debate will feature prominent South African LGBTI activists and personalities.

It will be chaired by Thomas Ndayiragije, Senior Programme Officer for Africa for the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC).

Speakers will include noted photojournalist, Zanele Muholi and Zakhele Mbhele, one of the first openly gay South African Member of Parliament.

The event schedule is as follows:

DATE Wednesday 20 August 2014
TIME 17h30 – 19h00
VENUE Centre for the Book, 62 Queen Victoria Street, Gardens, Cape Town
RSVP public-dialogues@ccr.org.za
TEL (021) 689 1005

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