On the 16th of March 2016, Future Cape Town in partnership with Urban – Think Tank, DesingSpaceAfrica and dhk Architects and Urban Designers hosted a Forum on Housing in South Africa on the top floor of the Media 24 building in Cape Town. Here are our impressions in a nutshell:
Guy Briggs, Head of Urban Design at dhk Architects, talks to Weekend-Argus about the urgency and importance of social housing to bring Cape Town out of its current reality of spatial inequality, and its apartheid history.
South Africa, 37 Parliament St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000
14feb - 14marfeb 146:30 pmmar 14Launch of Report “Church Square : Empowering Public Life”#LovePublicSpace
Future Cape Town have recently completed a research report, commissioned by commercial property regeneration specialists Urban Lime, on Church Square in the Cape Town CBD. The report evaluates the square [...]
Future Cape Town have recently completed a research report, commissioned by commercial property regeneration specialists Urban Lime, on Church Square in the Cape Town CBD. The report evaluates the square across multiple criteria e.g. equity, access, diversity etc. and includes recommendations to improve the space going forward.
The main findings of the report will be presented by Rashiq Fataar, the Director of Future Cape Town, and Urban Lime will conduct the first public tour of Speakers-Corner, a restored heritage building.
What makes Cape Town a liveable city now and what should be done to unlock it's potential
as a progressive city of the future? Encouraging citizens to activate their opinions, Future Cape Town is fast becoming a
united voice that represents the aspirations of the next generation.