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 cost of mobility
Environmentally friendly transport is also affordable. But is it safe?
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Street Minds: Just Sustainability - Transport and equity
After a short break Street Minds is back!
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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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Open Streets Toolkit

Open Streets Toolkit
A toolkit for organising an Open Streets Day based on the experience of OSCT in Cape Town
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The tweeps have spoken

Posted on Thursday 06 July 2017

On 27 June, we co-hosted an #UrbanThinkers Twitter chat with the Nairobi-based UN-Habitat World Urban Campaign. The topic: Can Open Streets benefit African cities?
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Open Streets Cape Town is a UN-Habitat World Urban Campaign Partner