South Africa’s plan to change the face of urban development

Pretoria – South Africa’s grand plan to change the face of urban development is set to create vibrant spaces that are geared towards inclusive living and growth in the country’s towns and cities.

South Africa recently adopted the Integrated Urban Development Framework (IUDF), which was approved by Cabinet on 26 April and announced by President Jacob Zuma on Freedom Day, 27 April 2016.

On Tuesday, the Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Andries Nel, said the IUDF will steer urban growth towards a sustainable model of “compact, connected and coordinated towns and cities”. Read more http://www.sanews.gov.za/south-africa/new-horizons-sa’s-urban-spaces