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FUTURE LAGOS | Voices of the City: Ibidolapo Adejuyigbe

Our voice of the city this week is Ibidolapo Adejuyigbe, a management consultant who works in the realm of housing and economic policy.


FUTURE CAPE TOWN | Development Updates

Stay up to date with how our city is building and being shaped by minor and major developments and redevelopments.

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FUTURE LAGOS | 5 Forecasts for the Future of African Cities

Bosun Tijani, an innovation expert in Nigeria, shares his thoughts on how economic expansion and innovation will transform the continent.

MEDIA RELEASE: Future Cape Town launches Studio Rotterdam in collaboration with the Dutch Consulate

CAPE TOWN, 27 July 2015
The recently launched Studio Rotterdam is an online magazine at the intersection of two urban centres: Rotterdam and Cape Town.
Launched in May of 2015, StudioRotterdam.co.za is an online magazine at the intersection of two urbanisms – that of Rotterdam and Cape Town. Essays, interviews, conversations, exhibits and extras will trigger new […]

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FUTURE CAPE TOWN | What does the future hold for the iconic wetland, Princess Vlei?

The decision of building a mall on Princess Vlei was overturn a year ago by the City of Cape Town. This article aims to find out what happened since then and what the future hold for this iconic wetland.


FUTURE LAGOS | Interview with young architect Tosin Oshinowo

Ayo Denton heads to Tosin Oshinowo’s design studio in Lagos to have a chat about upcoming projects and grand architecture.

UN-Habitat’s latest “State of African Cities” report attempts to map this change and create a tool for future-oriented urban planning. What are some of the insights of the report, and what can Cape Town as an African city learn from this?

The Reading Centre

Articles, reports and resources we are reading and using.

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FUTURE CAPE TOWN | A vision for a new port precinct in Cape Town

A bold new vision for re-establishing the city’s links with the sea – will it be implemented, and if so, how will it work for all Capetonians?

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FUTURE CAPE TOWN | Voices of the City: Rafeeqah Galant

This week we meet Rafeeqah Galant, a producer and writer based in Cape Town.


FUTURE JOHANNESBURG | Interview with Tariq Toffa

Future Cape Town speaks with Tariq Toffa, South African architect and lecturer in the architecture department at the University of Johannesburg , about main the challenges for urban planning in South Africa and his current projects in 2015 .