Events – Prevention concepts

Find out about events such as conferences, seminars or trainings that relate to community safety. If you would you like to promote your event, write to contact@saferspaces.org.za.

Prevention concepts – Events

Open Streets Main Road
01 Oct 2017 | Open Streets Cape Town | Cape Town

On Sunday 1 October, a 5km section of Cape Town’s M4 (aka Main Road) will be reserved for people, not cars, during the first ever ‘Open Streets Main Road’. Closed to motorised vehicles, it will become an open space for pedestrians, cyclists, skateboarders, wheelchair users and other non-motorised transport users to move in safety. Open Streets is free and everyone is encouraged to participate and help plan the day.

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Call for Abstracts - Preventing Violence and Promoting Safety in Fragile and Insecure Environments
19 Sep – 06 Oct 2017 | Safety and Violence Initiative (SaVI) | Cape Town

The Safety and Violence Initiative (SaVI) at the University of Cape Town is inviting abstracts for papers to be given at a conference titled ‘‘Preventing violence and promoting safety in fragile and insecure environments’‘. The conference will be taking place from 27-28 November 2017. Abstracts must be submitted via email by 6 October 2017 to: lameez.mota@uct.ac.za .

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Retreat on Intentional Peace-building
28 Feb – 02 Mar 2017 | Phaphama Initiatives | Johannesburg

At a time when we are besieged by global uncertainty, fear and polarisation here is an irresistible invitation to people who are passionate about peace and nonviolence, and who are willing to learn, in a circle, with and from each other.

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