African Centre for Cities (ACC)


The African Centre for Cities (ACC) is an interdisciplinary research and teaching program focussed on scholarship regarding the dynamics of unsustainable urbanization processes in Africa, with an eye on identifying systemic responses. The ACC conducts a series of applied research programmes in Cape Town, South Africa and significant parts of Africa. The applied urban research focus is complemented with a rich academic research programme that seeks to support and enhance urban scholars at UCT and in the knowledge centers that ACC partners with.

Cape Town, South Africa


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