Joel Linares (Grassroots Community Activist from Venezuela) UK Tour 2010

Joel Linares is a Venezuelan Christian community activist from a barrio in the west of Caracas. He is a graduate of the Venezuelan government's 'Mision Cultura' programme and is involved in a number of initiatives to promote community participation and development in Caracas and across Venezuela. He is currently doing work for Venezuela's Social Development Bank (BANDES).

Click here to watch a clip of Joel speaking about the 1989 'Caracazo' uprising against neoliberalism in Venezuela.

Click here to watch a clip of Joel speaking about the April 2002 coup against Hugo Chavez in Venezuela.

UK Speaking Tour: November/December 2010
-- Organised by Alborada

::: Saturday 27th November (London)(IN SPANISH)

6.30-9pm

More info: http://alborada.net/desdedentro-londres-joel-linares-271110

::: Tuesday 30th November (Cardiff)

7-9pm

More info: http://alborada.net/joel-linares-cardiff-301110

::: Wednesday 1st December (Nottingham)

1-3pm

More info: http://alborada.net/joel-linares-nottingham-011210

::: Wednesday 1st December (Sheffield)

7-8.30pm

More info: http://www.alborada.net/joel-linares-sheffield-011210

::: Thursday 2nd December (London)

6-8pm

More info: http://www.alborada.net/joel-linares-london-021210

::: Friday 3rd December (University of East Anglia, Norwich)

1-3pm

More info: http://www.alborada.net/joel-linares-uea-031210

::: Friday 3rd December (Norwich)

7-9pm

More info: http://www.alborada.net/joel-linares-norwich-031210

Any proceeds from the tour will go to the 'Cayapa' collective which Joel forms part of and which promotes community development projects in barrios in Caracas.

More info: info[at]alborada[dot]net

BACKGROUND ARTICLE:

Venezuela's Community Revolution

http://alborada.net/navarrete-ellner-venezuela-community-councils-redpep...

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