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Towards connecting green economy with informal economy in South Africa : a review and way forward
The informal economy is a vibrant and growing phenomenon, offering both opportunities and lessons on resilience and innovation. When considering global social, economic and environmental challenges, resilience and innovation ...
Exploring the connections between green economy and informal economy in South Africa
(Academy of Science of South Africa, 2015)
The notion of an inclusive green economy in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication requires an approach that engages with the informal economy. However, the informal economy is generally ignored ...
Understanding electricity legitimacy dynamics in an urban informal settlement in South Africa : a community based system dynamics approach
The aim of providing affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern energy for all requires an in-depth understanding of the issues that affect energy access and energy fuel choice, particularly as related to urban informal ...
Towards measuring the informal city : a societal metabolism approach
The rapid growth of urban informal settlements or slums, poses a particular challenge for balancing developmental and environmental goals. In South Africa, high levels of inequality, poverty and unemployment contribute to ...