Launch of the ‘Mining Bodies’ exhibition and panel discussion

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Launch of the ‘Mining Bodies’ exhibition and panel discussion

15th October 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dear Valued Stakeholder

The Nelson Mandela Foundation and Breathe Films, with the support of the Hanns Seidel Foundation invite you to the launch of the ‘Mining Bodies’ exhibition, which will be followed by a panel discussion.


Dr Asanda Benya – Sociology Dept UCT, Specialist in mining and activist

Mr  Nikisi Lesufi – Minerals Council’s Senior Executive: Health, Environment and Legacies

Mr David van Wyk – Benchmarks Foundation

Ms Catherine Meyburgh – Breathe Films

Mr Richard Pakleppa – Breathe films

An audio-visual installation, reflecting on the impact of mining and inviting viewers to share their thoughts on how the sector can be transformed. Aiming to end a tragic legacy of great harm to miners, the environment and communities across Southern Africa.

The exhibition will be followed by a panel discussion and a light dinner.

RSVP by 11 OCtober 2019

Please note that viewing of the exhibition will be from 5:00pm to 6:30pm

It takes 20 minutes to view and accommodates 22 people

Secure parking available along Central Street


15th October 2019
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Nelson Mandela Foundation (NMF)
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Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory
107 Central Street, Houghton
Johannesburg, Gauteng 2198 South Africa
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