• SmallBanner 01
  • SmallBanner 02
  • SmallBanner 03

Sustainability Summit 2021

Virtual

“Climate change is destroying our path to sustainability. Ours is a world of looming challenges and increasingly limited resources, Sustainable development offers the best chance to adjust our course.” Ban Ki-moon The 11th annual Sustainability Summit will be brought to you as a live virtual event, thus offering both exponential global reach and accessibility by easily […]

Sustainable Built Environment Conference 2022 (SBE 2022) – Practising for sustainable built environments

Virtual

The Sustainable Built Environment conference 2022 (SBE 2022) and the STADIO School of Architecture and Spatial Design (SOAASD) invite you to the second perspective in our series of perspectives on the past, present and future of sustainable built environments. These webinars are a pre-cursor to SBE 2022, which will be held at the Houwhoek Hotel in March 2022. The SBE conferences have a long […]

Faces of the City – Online event titled ‘Upgrading of informal settlements in South Africa – policy, policy engagements, diversions and failed efforts at unblocking implementation’

Virtual (Zoom)

  Online event titled 'Upgrading of informal settlements in South Africa – policy, policy engagements, diversions and failed efforts at unblocking implementation'  - Tuesday 26 April 2022, 16:00PM - 17:30PM (CAT). Abstract:  South Africa adopted an informal settlement upgrading programme into its national legislation through the Housing Code in 2004. In this presentation we provide […]

Faces of the City – Online event titled ”Covid-19 as a window into the governance of the Province of Gauteng” and “Understanding voting patterns in the 2021 local government elections in Gauteng”

Virtual (Zoom)

Online event titled 'Covid-19 as a window into the governance of the Province of Gauteng by Graeme Gotz and Philip Harrison & Understanding voting patterns in the 2021 local government elections in Gauteng by Thembani Mkhize  - Tuesday 03 May 2022, 16:00PM - 17:30PM (CAT). Abstracts: Covid-19 as a window into the governance of the Province of Gauteng With the […]

Faces of the City – Online event titled “Cross-national comparisons on state-civil society relations: the cases of sports mega-events preparation in Rio de Janeiro and Johannesburg” & “Left and Right: What do they stand for in Cities and City-regions?”

Virtual (Zoom)

Online event titled 'Cross-national comparisons on state-civil society relations: the cases of sports mega-events preparation in Rio de Janeiro and Johannesburg (Erick Omena) & Left and Right: What do they stand for in Cities and City-regions? (Nelson Rojas)'.   - Tuesday 10 May 2022, 16:00PM - 17:30PM (CAT). Abstracts: Cross-national comparisons on state-civil society relations: […]

Faces of the City – Online event titled ‘The Brazilian experience in upgrading precarious settlements: exploring possibilities for South-South comparisons’ & ‘The Institutionalization of Brazilian Social Activism’

Virtual (Zoom)

Online event titled 'The Brazilian experience in upgrading precarious settlements: exploring possibilities for South-South comparisons (Adauto Cardoso and Camila Saraiva) & The Institutionalization of Brazilian Social Activism (Humberto Meza).'- Tuesday 17 May 2022, 16:00PM - 17:30PM (CAT). Abstracts: The Brazilian experience in upgrading precarious settlements: exploring possibilities for South-South comparisons This presentation brings the main […]

Queering Social Survey Research – Mind the Data Gap: LGBTIQ+ Inclusion in Social Surveys and the Impact on Policy

Virtual (Zoom)

The Gauteng City-Region Observatory (GCRO), in collaboration with the Centre for Sexualities, AIDS, and Gender (CSA&G) and Social Impact Insights Africa (SIIA) is launching a four-part online seminar series, running biweekly from 6 October to 17 November 2022, to establish the importance of nuancing the measurement of sex, gender and/or sexuality in social survey research […]

Queering Social Survey Research – Capturing the Complexities of the Entire Population: LGBTIQ+ Specificities

Virtual (Zoom)

The Gauteng City-Region Observatory (GCRO), in collaboration with the Centre for Sexualities, AIDS, and Gender (CSA&G) and Social Impact Insights Africa (SIIA) is launching a four-part online seminar series, running biweekly from 6 October to 17 November 2022, to establish the importance of nuancing the measurement of sex, gender and/or sexuality in social survey research […]

Queering Social Survey Research – Collecting Social Data on Sex , Gender and Sexualities: Experiences in Field

Virtual (Zoom)

The Gauteng City-Region Observatory (GCRO), in collaboration with the Centre for Sexualities, AIDS, and Gender (CSA&G) and Social Impact Insights Africa (SIIA) is launching a four-part online seminar series, running biweekly from 6 October to 17 November 2022, to establish the importance of nuancing the measurement of sex, gender and/or sexuality in social survey research […]

Queering Social Survey Research – Research-Policy Interface: Production, Dissemination and Use of LGBTIQ+ Data

Virtual (Zoom)

The Gauteng City-Region Observatory (GCRO), in collaboration with the Centre for Sexualities, AIDS, and Gender (CSA&G) and Social Impact Insights Africa (SIIA) is launching a four-part online seminar series, running biweekly from 6 October to 17 November 2022, to establish the importance of nuancing the measurement of sex, gender and/or sexuality in social survey research […]

City profiles: Governing climate change in Johannesburg, Mumbai, Karachi & Jakarta

Virtual

The Gauteng City Region Observatory (GCRO), in collaboration with Artha Global, Institut Teknologi Bandung, Karachi Urban Lab and Nanyang Technological University, invite you to an online seminar,  City profiles: Governing climate change in Johannesburg, Mumbai, Karachi & Jakarta The event will be on the 29th of November: 10:30 - 12:00 SAST Register for the online event here. Cities across South and […]