Just Urban Transitions is a project that focuses on unpacking the consequences of South Africa’s low-carbon transition, focussing mainly on the energy transition, for the urban context. We collaborate with other organisations working on relevant issues to surface and characterise


There are many actors who work to support municipal governments in mediating this interface. Notably, the South African Local Governments Association (SALGA) provides both technical and political support. The Just Urban Transitions project exists to support these efforts.