Success Stories

VPUU works towards co-creating safe and sustainable neighborhoods to improve the quality of life for all residents through innovative, social activation of public spaces and participatory planning. The work is evidence based and socially inclusive, and it encourages active participation through the process of sustainable and integrated development. We understand the work is progressive hence we celebrate the few milestones we have achieved this far. We’ve learned a lot along the way, here are a few of our best practice stories.

Case Study: Can Urban upgrading lead to positive social outcomes?

Youth and Lifestyle Centre

Celebrating a Placemaker: Veronique Green

Celebrating a Placemaker: Granthan Dombas

Growing Social Capital: What's your big idea?

VPUU manual

Khayelitsha Traders Facility and Live-Work Units

Development in Lotus Park

Enumeration process in Monwabisi Park

Taps & Toilets: local service levels


Social Development Fund