2.Dh5: Maastricht 2016 - Over de Grens

Maastricht 2016 - Over de Grens

19 February - 21 February

In het weekend van 19 t/m 21 februari 2016 wordt de elfde editie van het 2.Dh5-festival gehouden. Dit jaar voor het eerst in Maastricht. Het festival is bedoeld om politieke activisten en wereldversleutelaars de kans te geven om op allerlei niveaus kennis op te doen en te delen over praktijk en theorie. Workshops, lezingen, presentaties, maar ook feest, film en muziek behoren tot de vaste ingrediënten.


Feestelijke opening 2.Dh5

The start of 2.Dh5 at Friday night offers the traditional mix of information and entertainment in an informal setting.

Love, friendship, and radical political change in Palestine

Two ethnographers snoop around and find that Palestinian romances have the capacity to challenge oppressive systems. Couples celebrate a fading Palestinian identity and talk more openly about politics; that gives their unions political meaning.

Privacy cafe – protecting online privacy

Privacy cafe is about protecting your privacy online. You will learn how to send encrypted emails and browse anonymous with ToR. Bring your laptop and USB stick! (during lunch)

Hambacher Forst & EndeGelände

Which strategies are being employed just over the border in Germany, what are the commonalities, and the differences between the campaign, and how can activists in the Netherlands contribute?

Transnational activism

Ak Cologne is part of Beyond Europe. This collective mobilises for transnational action against state and capital. Why do they work at the transnational level, and how do they relate to the local, and organise their activities?

Permaculture & feminism

Thoughts on combining permaculture and intersectional feminism

Reflections on the rise of the New University movement

Presentation on the Bungehuis and Maagdenhuis occupations in Amsterdam and what happened afterwards, followed by Q&A and reflections from some those involved in the protests.

DIY Moon Pads workshop

Period pads made of recycled material, for those persons that do not want keep using "hygienic stuff" of multinationals, or feel the moon cup cup to invasive.

Your message in a Demo, dance it high and big!

Only a few hundred bystanders may read the signs and banners you carry in a Demo. But millions more can read them on their TV if you make your text real big. How to make your text big and inspiring: All tricks to do so fast and effective, to counter wind force.

Solidarity with Kurdistan

This workshop session discusses the recent developments in Rojava and Bakur, and their respective contexts, and it also addresses ways in which solidarity for Rojava can be organized and realized by Netherlands-based activists.

Organizing a response to sexual assault

Workshop on how to respond to a sexual assault with concepts of restorative justice and community accountability.