Taking control of the medium

A core component of the Ulwazi Programme, which uses volunteer field-workers to collect indigenous knowledge and local history from their own communities, is the transference of digital skills.  Many field-workers arrive at the Programme offices with limited ICT skills – some never having worked on a computer before – and we conduct a series of …

Innovations in Local Sustainability

The Ulwazi Programme (www.ulwazi.org) was featured in a recent publication by the Municipal Institute of Learning (www.mile.org.za) which looked at good practice in the eThekwini Municipality, and we got a mention as the consultants who keep it going – thanks Betsie! The Ulwazi Programme is a ground-breaking initiative and is growing from strength to strength …

Memories of Inanda

The Memories of Inanda oral history interviews are now available online at the Ulwazi Channel on Youtube.  These include interviews with Lulu Dube, Baba Zondi, Ela Gandhi and others.  Production support provided by Vuleka Productions.