Durban: Powered by waste

An interesting case study from Sustainable Cities on Durban, how South Africa’s future waste treatment could change the CO2 footprint of our cities while generating jobs and business opportunities:

South Africa causes 50 % of green house gas emissions on the entire African continent. Imagine Durban is a vision and a process about mobilizing and re-defining every sector of Durban City – from government to non-government, from civil society, NGOs, institutions – to business organizations and common people. The aim is to encourage all parties to imagine where they want to be in the future – the image making process has begun – and the changes already show in the city of Durban.

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