Cape Town

Cape Town
Officials are offering valuable land to developers in exchange for mixed-income proposals in an attempt to move beyond apartheid-era marginalization.
Brendon Bosworth August 17, 2017
To facilitate robust urban development, the data revolution will need to be accompanied by a capacity revolution, experts say.
Brendon Bosworth January 20, 2017

Post-apartheid redevelopment efforts are displacing poor residents and dividing citizens along racial lines, Al Jazeera reports. 

September 8, 2016

Erratic rail service is making traffic congestion worse and taking a toll on commuters and employers alike, the Times Live reports. 

May 24, 2016

The coastal city is the first in Africa to meet the planning and reporting requirements of the Compact of Mayors, News 24 reports. 

October 13, 2015

A charity that has turned containers into libraries and classrooms has found a new use, Miriam Mannak reports in allAfrica.

June 5, 2014

The South African city is safer due to upgrades that include well-lit walkways, community centers and sports facilities, according to The Dirt blog.

May 22, 2014

The Empower Shack prototype for Cape Town and other South African cities is not your average tin shack, Dezeen reports.

March 20, 2014

The huge planned development outside Cape Town is either a blessing or a boondoggle depending on who you ask, reports the Cape Times.

February 6, 2014
Subscribe to Cape Town