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.


The injustice of transport in our city
In light of our upcoming Street Minds gathering, we reflect on the inequalities of our city when it comes to mobility.
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Street Minds: Making cycling an every day thing in Cape Town
Getting more people, of all backgrounds, cycling more often, for more journeys / different reasons
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Our Flagship Programme

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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Our Manifesto

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Main Partners


Open Streets Cape Town is a UN-Habitat World Urban Campaign Partner