The month of May is recognised as Africa Month - a time when the continent of Africa commemorates the founding of the Organisation for African Unity (OAU). The establishing the Organisation of  Africa Unity  (OAU) in  1963, the  African continent became a pioneer in being...

The South African Cities Network [SACN], in partnership with ICLEI Africa invites you to register for the RISE Africa - Action Festival, taking place from 24-28 May 2021. RISE Africa brings together thinkers, doers and enablers, and promotes art, creative expression and other ways of...

In 2020 SACN held the Young Planners and Designers Competition as part of our Inclusion and Well-Being Programme. #DigitalDash is a sprint across some fresh perspectives from the top nine entrants of the competition who examine what possibilities lie ahead for South African cities. This competition...

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,...