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.

News

MEDIA RELEASE: Main Road closed for Cape Town to open up
The theme for the day is “Coming together to create solidarity around the water crisis”.
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Open Streets Mitchells Plain
The next car-free day along Eisleben Road will be an even longer route; help make it a success!
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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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Campaigns

Low-Carbon Transport
Creating a new mindset about movement in collaboration with the WWF Nedbank Green Trust
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Manifesto

Our Manifesto

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On your own two feet

Posted on Monday 11 September 2017

Improving walkability in African cities is essential for the rapidly urbanising continent, as it could help create health and wealth.
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Partners

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