Defining the term and meaning of the Right to the City in the South African context: Event Report on the first Dialogue of Urban NGOs


This event report outlines the discussion in the first dialogue of urban NGOs. Informed by the background note, it focuses on finding a contextually appropriate definition of the Right to the City in South Africa. It also addresses the question of whether the Right to the City adds value to various actors and stakeholders, and what aspects of it hold the greatest relevance/potential.

For a description of the Right to the City Dialogue Series, a partnership between Isandla Institute, Community Organisation Resource Centre (CORC) and Informal Settlement Network's (ISN), click here.

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