South African Cities Network

As an inhabitant of a city in SA this is your opportunity to share what’s great about your city and help improve the image of local government through city leaders being able to communicate and champion city knowledge. This is your chance to be an active citizen and mobilise your city’s potential! Join us in our goal to establish South Africa’s key metropolises as effective drivers of sustainable urban development.
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South African Cities Network shared Open Data Durban's post.Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 at 8:02pm
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South African Cities Network updated their cover photo.Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 at 7:53pm
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South African Cities Network added 9 new photos.Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at 10:17pm
Chris Botes from Johannesburg Development Agency (JDA) and Thembani Mkhize from Gauteng City-Region Observatory (GCRO) presenting on Economic Development for Inclusive Cities: Combating Inequalities in Urban Regeneration with the Social Economy at Metropolis Secretariat General. The presentation was compiled by SACN, GCRO and JDA. The conference was in Montreal, Canada between the 19- 22 June 2017.

#MetropolisMTL2017
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South African Cities NetworkMonday, June 26th, 2017 at 8:19pm
SACN congratulates Gauteng Premier, David Makhura, who was elected as co-president of the Metropolis World Congress.

The World Association of Major Metropolises’ 12th World Congress took place on the 19-22 June in Montreal, Canada.

The Congress took place under the theme “Global Challenges: “Major Cities in Action,” and united decision-makers from major cities around the world as well as public, institutional, private, community and academic stakeholders.

Metropolis, in its 32nd year, is the largest gathering of major cities from all over the world and promotes collaborative projects and learning programs between the major cities of the world.

#CitiesAtTheCenter
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South African Cities Network shared their post.Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 10:09pm
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South African Cities NetworkThursday, June 22nd, 2017 at 10:04pm
Sithole Mbanga, CEO of SACN, is facilitating a SALGA panel discussion on municipal audit 2015/2016 this morning.

Read the full Auditor General Report here: https://lnkd.in/gejqdkS

#AGReport
#municipalfinance
#localgovernment
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South African Cities Network shared their post.Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 11:02pm
Read the New York Times Film Review of 'Dear Mandela" which will be screened at The Bioscope this Friday, followed by a discussion on the important role of youth in cities. #UrbanYouth #CitiesAtTheCenter #YouthMonth
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South African Cities Network shared their event.Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 10:56pm
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South African Cities Network shared their event — at The Bioscope Independent Cinema.Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 at 10:33pm
Join us this Friday for a free film screening of "Dear Mandela", a documentary about three young adults in South Africa who take their government to court to save their shacks from destruction. After the film a panel of influential speakers will talk about the role of youth in city development. #UrbanYouth #CitiesAtTheCenter #YouthMonth #Film

RSVP is essential as seats are limited - email sadhna@sacities.net to reserve your seat.
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South African Cities NetworkMonday, June 19th, 2017 at 11:24pm
Calling young designers! Want to win R5000? How would you tell the story of cities? Enter now! Deadline: 10 July. T&Cs apply. https://lnkd.in/gRwv7MC

#SACNMobileExpo17
#YouthMonth
#CitiesAtTheCenter