Indigenous knowledge production and People’s History.

This program is concerned mainly with the democratizing the sources of knowledge production so that lived experience of ordinary people can also come to occupy a respectable place in the area of knowledge creation and distribution.

  • The recording, collection and organizing of important cultural artifacts from various cultural formations is a task the foundation is keen to assist and support.
  • To make available resources for continuous research and critical analysis of existing accounts of South African and general African history.
  • Supporting development of digital technologies aimed at increasing access to historical information and media resources as well as to improve the process of systematic record keeping and archiving.

Encouraging alternative sites and modes of local knowledge production and distribution.