TRMP Learning Exchange

The first virtual workshop of the Miji Bora Peer-to-Peer learning exchange, focused on Durban’s Transformative River Management Programme (TRMP), was held on 23rd July 2020. A series of these learning exchanges are being hosted virtually by Miji Bora in lieu of an ability to meet in person in Durban (at least until travel is allowed […]

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Mijibora Mini Symposium

With the Peer to Peer exchange on hold due to COVID-19, the Miji Bora project took appropriate action to ensure virtual interaction between Mombasa County Government officials and counterparts from Durban (eThekwini Municipality), South Africa. The project team held a second interactive webinar on the 4th September 2020 of the Peer-to-Peer learning exchange, focussing on […]

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EPIC N – Africa Workshop

From 3rd – 6th February 2020, representatives from African cities visited Durban to receive training on a pioneering initiative that matches real-world challenges in cities with local university students. The event was the first Africa-led training workshop for the Educational Partnerships for Innovation in Communities (EPIC) programme, and signifies the growing international attention garnered by […]

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EPIC-N Model

Cities and communities face serious challenges related to poverty, waste management, environmental sustainability, water quality, health, loss of biodiversity, and many more. While these are real challenges, a lack of knowledge on how to address these is often not a barrier, but rather putting knowledge into practice is. Cities often lack the time, capacity and […]

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DRAP Miji Bora First Learning Exchange – Mombasa, November

The first peer to peer learning exchange between officials of eThekwini Municipality and the County Government Mombasa took place from 11 – 13th November 2019 in Mombasa, Kenya. These two coastal cities share many similarities and challenges, and both have committed to improving the functioning of their governments and addressing climate change through engaging in […]

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