Examining the role of effective waste management in environmental preservation, pollution reduction, job creation and public health promotion, this conversation dives into opportunities, challenges, solutions, and the key involvement of government and businesses for a sustainable waste management industry in the Western Cape, Bellville and beyond.
Presented in collaboration with The Greater Tygerberg Partnership, this Future Cities Africa episode is with Saliem Haider, Director of Waste Management at the Department of Environmental Affairs and Development Planning at the Western Cape Government and Candice Mostert, Founder and Director of Waste-ED.
Karen Bosman is Strategic Advisor: Office of the CEO at Wesgro. In episode 1 of the 10 episode Wesgro Series on Future Cities Africa we discuss: Harnessing the benefits of foreign direct investment (FDI), exports and tourism.Play Now
Kurtis Lockhart is Acting Executive Director and Head of Research at The Charter Cities Institute (CCI). We discuss New Cities With New Rules: The Rise of African Charter Cities.Play Now
Paul Swart is Executive Mayor at Cape Agulhas Municipality. We discuss examples of visionary leadership, being a family, their smart city vision, innovative solutions to service delivery, long term thinking, managing complexities, and more.Play Now
Philip De Bruin and Allen Yaxley, managing directors at Business Engineering, share a new perspective on digital transformation in local government and how it will enhance services, increase efficiency, and foster citizen engagement. Ultimately shaping smarter and more connected communities.Play Now
Episode 1 of the Series focussing on urban governance and how to get it right in managing urban growth in towns and cities in Kenya. Show guest: Cyrus Mbisi, a Town Planner and Chairperson of the Town Planners Chapter of The Architectural Association of Kenya.Play Now