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Khanya College

Khanya College was established in 1986, Khanya College is an independent organization that assists various constituencies within working class and poor communities to respond to the challenges of economic and political globalization. It builds the political leadership of community based (CBO) and civil society organizations in South Africa and Southern Africa by providing educational and training workshops, publications and research as well as networks of solidarity between its constituent groups. Khanya implements its vision through a variety of projects, among which are the Southern Africa and Solidarity Centre, which incorporates the Annual Winter School, the Gender and Women’s Empowerment Program, the Strategy Centre for the Theory and Practice of Social Movements as well as a Book Fair that runs annually in Johannesburg. Khanya College also has a farm workers’ project which looks at the redistribution of land and supports the organization of farm workers in Southern Africa.