City of Cape Town releases draft Resilience Strategy for public comment
  May 20, 2019     News, Document, general, Cape Town, Report, Opinion, Policies, Resilience, 100 Resilient Cities, Resilient Cape Town

The City of Cape Town has released a draft Resilience Strategy which is now available for public comment. It aims to strengthen the city against sudden potential shocks in future, from storms and heat waves, to cyber-attacks, global financial crises and other unforeseen challenges.

The strategy is based on five pillars with 20 goals and 65 actions:

  1. A compassionate, holistically-healthy city;
  2. a connected, climate-adaptive city;
  3. a capable, job-creating city;
  4. a collectively, shock-ready city and;
  5. a collaborative, forward-thinking city.

The draft strategy is available here: