Explore the 2021/2022 RISE Africa discussion series in which African thought-leaders share analysis, reflection and proposition about the future of our cities – a new one is released monthly.
What do African cities actually look like? What should they look like? How can photography and imagery support new imaginaries, render unseen challenges visible, identify opportunities and guide decision making?
Our annual photo competitions seek to crowdsource images to spark answers to these questions…
The RISE Africa Action Festival is the Africa Day event for cities. This annual event aims to inspire impactful actions for enhanced sustainability and resilience in Africa’s urban areas. Register for RISE Africa 2022 Action Festival and visit the programme page to register for sessions, or view past festivals.
The Accelerating Circular Economy in Africa programme is incubating small businesses and entrepreneurs who seek to contribute to circular economy transitions. At the same time, RISE Africa is convening a Learning and Action Festival for building circular economy understanding and for connecting urban circular economy practitioners.