Shukuma Mzansi Community Arts Centres Conference

 At this second Community Arts Centres Conference held as part of the South Africa-EU Dialogue,  Zayd Minty presented a keynote address: Community Arts Centres as a Fire Place and facilitated a dialogue session.  The conference took place at the Sibikwa Arts Centre in Benoni, Ekhuruleni Municipality, Gauteng Province.

4 April 2018

27 March 2018


SALGA/UCLG Workshop on Culture in Sustainable Cities

Zayd Minty presents two sessions at a workshop on Culture in Sustainable Cities for the South African Local Government Association held workshop together with UCLG Agenda 21.  The workshop included representatives of COGTA, NAC, DST and officials from cultural departments in Tshwane, Johannesburg, Nelson Mandela Bay  At the SALGA headquarters in Tshwane, Gauteng.

8 March 2018 

Developing a Research Agenda for Local Cultural Policy in South Africa 

Zayd Minty delivers a presentation: A New Research Agenda? Local Cultural Policy in South Africa at an annual conference of the South African Cultural Observatory in Port Elizabeth


26 July 2017

Cape Town as a Design City

Zayd Minty shares how Cape Town used its Creative Cape Town initiative to develop the successful World Design Capital 2014 bid, sharing relevant experience with, and learning from, Bandung, Indonesia - a Unesco Creative City for Design.

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17 June 2017

Zayd Minty Speaks About Culture and Cape Town

Zayd Minty was one of 5 speaker sharing experiences around cultural developments and cities at a Thailand Creative And Design Centre partnerered event in Chiang Mai.


14 April 2017

Creative City South Representing in Jeju

Zayd Minty attended the UCLG Culture Summit 2017 in Jeju, South Korea from 10 - 13 May. He spoke on the panel Local Cultural Industries and Sustainabiliy (11 May: 11h15). He also provided training to municipal managers from the Asia region, as part of the UNITAR/Cifal Jeju training programme on Sustainable Cultural Tourism.