Open Streets Cape Town is a citizen-driven initiative working to change how people use, perceive and experience streets. We do this via our programme of Open Streets Days, as well as advocacy campaigns.

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Mobile Women shifting the culture of streets
Read about our recent dialogue & bicycle ride in Gugulethu...
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Mobile Women
Join a social ride & dialogue in Gugulethu to celebrate and empower women who cycle
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Open Streets Days
Inspired by Bogotá's Ciclovía, Open Streets Days create car-free streets across Cape Town.
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Low-Carbon Transport
Creating a new mindset about movement in collaboration with the WWF Nedbank Green Trust
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Why culture matters for transport planning

Posted on Thursday 11 April 2019

Talking Streets at Open Streets Mitchells Plain explored the disconnection between transport policy and culture, and the importance of factoring memory, creativity and social cohesion into transport planning and implementation.
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