Community initiative

Operating in the East Zone of the city, community food gardens generate profits for the families who tend to the gardens, while at the same time educating people about the benefits of organic farming.
The Miravalle Community Council aims to foster local transformation, and, in the process, become a model for socio-cultural reactivation in other marginalised urban communities.
Cape Town
Based in Retreat, the organisation concerns itself with ‘upcycling people, spaces and objects’.
CURE implements innovative slum upgrade projects: it offers alternative approaches to more traditional city planning, and encourages city administrators to un-think and de-engineer their current policy guidelines and solutions.