Tag Archives: City of Cape Town

Training Event in Cape Town for New Social Housing Institutions – First Step to Acquiring a Housing Site from the City

By Jo Ferris-Davies, Rooftops Canada Towards the end of March, the Equal Spaces Project and National Association of Social Housing Organizations (NASHO) teams met with the City of Cape Town Social Housing staff and new Social Housing Institutions SHIs for … Continue reading

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South Africans Connect with Toronto Social Housing Sector

In February, four representatives of South Africa’s National Association of Social Housing Organizations (NASHO) visited Toronto social housing projects and attended the Housing Services Corporation’s Urban Regeneration Forum 2014. NASHO, a longstanding partner of Rooftops Canada, has 18 member organizations … Continue reading

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Celebrating World Youth Day in Cape Town

                                June 16th is World Youth Day and a cause for celebration in South Africa. This year the day fell on a Saturday. Youth and … Continue reading

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Indra Noyes

In three short days and after many hours of flying and layovers I will be landing in Cape Town, South Africa. Five years have passed since I last lived there and I can hardly contain my excitement at re-visiting its … Continue reading

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