What would it take for Durban to mobilise culture more effectively for sustainable city making? What implications does this have for cultural governance frameworks?Read More
Revaluing Community Arts Centres in South Africa as convivial spaces of learning, sharing, creative expression and identity formulation.Read More
Medellin's transformation, from a city of violence to one of innovation and social dynamism, is the result of concerted and significant investments into cultural programmes and infrastructure since 2004.Read More
A call is made for a research agenda that furthers the use of culture for inclusive and sustainable urban development in South Africa.Read More
Telling the story of the development of the Arts, Culture and Creative Industries Policy 2014 - the only existing municipal cultural policy in Africa.Read More
Africa's first local cultural policy was an exercise in participatory planning, drawing on the optimism of cultural bodies in Cape Town, who had been denied access previously to use their voice.Read More
Exploring the origin of the concept of urban cultural policy, what does it mean, and why is it important ?
A new UNESCO report details how cultural policies can be better reshaped to further the diversity of creative expression, and so foster sustainable development and peace.Read More