Changemakers Dine Around Design Indaba

Every six weeks, Dutch Consul General Bonnie Horbach hosts a Changemakers Dinner at her home: an informal, intimate dinner, for which she invites a small and select group of people. Invitees are young local innovators who make their mark through engaging in their community in new and inspiring ways. To her “changemakers” are thinkers and doers who challenge the norm and break the mould to facilitate change for a better […]

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National Arts Festival [Grahamstown]

The National Arts Festival is an important event on the South African cultural calendar, and the biggest annual celebration of the arts on the African continent. Starting at the end of June/beginning of July, it runs for 11 days and is held in the small university city of Grahamstown,which is situated in the Eastern Cape, 130km from Port Elizabeth. The Kingdom of the Netherlands is supporting six Dutch artists who […]

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Mobility Indaba

Cape Town, Johannesburg and other big cities in South Africa are struggling with growing congestion issues. Besides the congestion problems, a large part of the population don’t have access to jobs, economic opportunities and basic public facilities because of the lack of transportation or the means to pay for the current means of transport. According to recent studies 47% of households in Cape Town have a monthly income at or […]

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