The South African Urban Conference | World Cities Day | African Forum for Urban Safety eThekwini Urban Week

The South African Cities Network (SACN), in partnership with the National Department of Human Settlements, the Department of Cooperative Governance, National Treasury, Ethekwini Municipality , South African Local Government Association (SALGA) and the South African Council for Planners (SACPLAN) will host the South African Urban Conference in eThekwini.

Officials of the various metropolitan municipalities along with delegates from different stakeholders will attend the conference which will take place on Monday, 30 October 2017, as part of the Ethekwini Urban Week which includes a celebration of World Cities Day on 31 October and the hosting of the African Forum for Urban Safety (AFUS) event from 1 to 3 November.

The conference will focus on communicating, building collective intelligence, and coordination around the implementation of South Africa’s urban agenda.

Press Conference
Time: 13h00
Date: Monday, 30 October 2017
Venue: Press Conference Room, Moses Mabhida Stadium, Durban
Media Accreditation:

Media Inquiries and Interviews:
Department of Human Settlements: Teboho Montse 082 886 6721
Department of Cooperative Governance: Legadima Leso 083 378 9495
South African Local Government Association: Tahir Sema 082 940 3403
eThekwini Municipality : Vuyo Ndlovu 073 250 5704
South African Cities Network: Mayleen Vincent 082 488 0484

Press Release Date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017