Conference ‘The Limits to Inequality’, with Antonio Escohotado and Wadah Khanfar

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Date(s) - 03/11/2017
19:00 - 21:00

Casa de América


Common Action Forum President and renowned Spanish philosopher will analyse global inequalities next Friday, November 3rd from 19:00 h. at Casa de America in Madrid, a thought-provoking gathering open to the public.

The Common Action Forum (CAF) Foundation is hosting Wadah Khanfar, CAF President and former Director General of Al-Jazeera, and Antonio Escohotado, a renowned Spanish philosopher and social scientist, to inaugurate its third annual Forum, The Limits to Inequality: seeking a sustainable society, on Friday, November 3rd from 19:00 h at Casa de América, in Madrid.

As a plenary session, the event will consist of 90 minutes discussion open to the public, where both experts will approach increasing inequalities from the perspective of how, with the advent of globalization and the information society, citizens have been presented with new forms of control, accumulation, solidarity and freedom. The gathering, given in both Spanish and English with simultaneous translation, will be moderated by Arlene Clemesha, Professor at São Paulo University.

The encounter will serve as the opening act for the two-day conference, which will continue on Saturday the 4th and Sunday the 5th at the Wellington Hotel, available via live stream. The Forum will convene forty top intellectuals, politicians, academics, artists, activists and journalists to collaborate and seek innovative proposals for a sustainable society that policy makers, civil society, institutions and relevant actors can champion and pursue.

Previous registration is not required. For any questions or further information, please contact:
Maribel Mateos
Communications Manager
+34 628 403 730




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