Monday, January 11, 2016

June 27 - July 1: Study Space IX: Revaluing the City: Land, Infrastructure and the Environment as a Catalyst for Change: Cape Town, South Africa

The Center for the Comparative Study of Metropolitan Growth at Georgia State University College of Law is accepting applications for a weeklong workshop in Cape Town, South Africa focused on balancing issues of urban growth with income inequality and economic exclusion.  Study Space IX, Revaluing the City:  Land, Infrastructure and the Environment as a Catalyst for Change, will take place June 27-July 1, 2016 and is being organized with the University of Cape Town’s African Center for Cities.

The cost of the program is $1300 and includes scheduled group meals (listed in the schedule), speaker honoraria and site visits.  Hotel (estimated at $550 for the week with breakfast daily), airfare, and airport ground transportation must be purchased separately.  Some scholarships to help offset the program fee are available, but early application is encouraged.

Attached is the program brochure, which details the schedule and expectations of participants.  You may also find more information online at:

Applications are due March 6, 2016 but early application is encouraged as space is limited and the visa process may be lengthy for some participants.  Apply online at

If you have any questions or are interested in a scholarship, please contact Karen Johnston at

Download Study Space Cape Town Brochure

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