Despite 25 years into democracy and billions of rands in
development, living circumstances and economic conditions for
very few households have changed. One in every three South
Africans is living in extreme poverty and poor shelter…
WHAT WE DO
ENABLING CITIZENS COALITIONS TO CREATE CHANGE
The teaching of activism has shrunk remarkably in South Africa.
RE-IMAGINING NEIGHBOURHOODS THROUGH FACILITATION
Cape Town land markets have become increasingly over the last five years.
DELIVERY OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING
Delivery of a wide range of affordable housing solutions is critical in addressing the housing and land crisis.
LEARNING AND ADVOCACY FOR CHANGE
DAGs core work and strategies are established through its deep rooted experience with grassroots leaders, organisations and movements.
NEWS AND UPDATES
PLAY A ROLE – JOIN US
Together, we can build a community where everyone has access to a safe and dignified housing and basic services. Be the change you want to see. Join us in this journey of building communities that build and advocate for equal and just cities.
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Help us to continue our work to create sustainable human settlements for poor and marginalised citizens in South Africa’s unequal and divided cities.
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DAG has a dynamic team of professionals in the urban sector. We often recruit local and international development professionals to work as volunteers