Think tank

African Center for Cities

ACC

Cape Town, South Africa

The African Centre for Cities (ACC) is an interdisciplinary research and teaching programme focused on quality scholarship regarding the dynamics of unsustainable urbanisation processes in Africa, with an eye on identifying systemic responses.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.africancentreforcities.net/

Address:
University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, 7701-South Africa

Country:
South Africa

Sub-region:
Southern Africa

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Africa, Global South
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
2007
Age (years)
African Center for Cities
 14
South Africa average
 30
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Professor Edgar Pieterse
Founder gender: All male

Social

Likes (2019)
African Center for Cities
 2,292
South Africa average
 10,845
Global average
 24,405
Twitter
Followers (2019)
African Center for Cities
 5,434
South Africa average
 10,843
Global average
 15,113
Subscribers (2019)
African Center for Cities
 186
South Africa average
 934
Global average
 5,924

Data notes

Last updated: 25/02/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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