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: Woodstock kicks off the 2018/2019 Open Streets season
Come out and play on a car-free street on 28 October, at the first Open Streets Day in the 2018-19 season.
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Open Streets exchange for African cities
Apply for the first Open Streets exchange between African cities for government officials and civil society streets enthusiasts.
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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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Happy New Year

Posted on Monday 08 January 2018

We start 2018 like we did 2017, with a resolution to continue the good fight for better streets in Cape Town. Will you join us?
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Better living through tech

Posted on Monday 18 December 2017

With a phone in hand, you’re ready to step out and tread lightly. These apps help you plan your journey and make sure it’s as efficient as it can be.
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Open Streets Indaba

Opening up a space for feedback, ideas and co-creation of the Open Streets programme in Cape Town
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Partners

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