Reclaiming Waste – Presentations

Panel 1 | Informal recyclers: people, integration & access

Chair: Thea Schoeman (DoG/UJ)

Panel 2 | Reclaiming power, forging change

Chair: Melanie Samson (GAES/Wits)

Panel 3 | Recyclers, artists, residents & researchers in collaborative projects

Panel 4 | Alternative waste management/Alternatives to waste management

Chairs: Emilie Guitard (Prodig/CNRS) Eloi Rouillon (IFAS-Recherche)

Panel 5 | Rethinking ecological practices

Chair: Eloi Rouillon (IFAS-Recherche)

  • Melanie Samson (GAES/Wits) – Decolonising recycling
  • Emilie Guitard (Prodig/CNRS) – Beyond reclaim? Tensions between economy and ecology in waste reclaiming at the age of Capitalocene
  • Molemo Moiloa, Nare Mokgotho (MADEYOULOOK) – Plant socialities: reimagining our ecological relationships
Wrap-up | Trevor Ngwame (CSC/UJ)