The distinction is awarded to cities which recognise design as a tool for social, cultural and economic development. In 2014 Cape Town will host over 460 design projects aimed at transforming the city. Use our Design Engine to learn more about the projects as well as the people and stories behind them.
is not a conventional design competition. It is about design in its broadest sense, and about designing better cities for people. Discover all there is to know about , our story, goals, past capital cities and more.