The State of City Finances report is one of SACN's flagship reports. This report examines the finances of nine cities in South Africa [Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality, City of Cape Town, City of Ekurhuleni, City of Joburg, City of Tshwane, eThekwini Municipality, Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality,...

The city diplomacy paper series seeks to explore the many dimensions of city diplomacy, as currently practised, in order to inform and encourage city stakeholders to engage critically on the meaning of city diplomacy and to translate this understanding into practice. The intention of the...

Rules of the Game -  A Built Environment Integration Task Team (BEITT) Project. This SACN research report was initiated through the work of the Built Environment Integration Task Team and was conducted by a research team from the Public Affairs Research Institute. The project was made...

The South African Cities Network prepares and publishes regular editions of a State of the Cities Reports for South Africa. These reports, with their thorough research, provide a basis on which to start looking at how to make South African cities better places in which...