UIA JUSTCity_Jozi Alexandra Tour

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Friday, 2 August, 2019

Time: 13:00 to 15:00hrs

Registration Closes: Thursday, 1 August, 2019

Venue: UJ Banting Road Campus, Kerzner Banqueting and Conference Centre

Cost: R350

Contact: Abigail Mnkandla

Contact Number(s): 0114030954/0718588837

Fax: N/A

Email: info@gifa.org.za

Website: http://www.gifa.org.za

Alexandra, informally abbreviated to Alex, is a township in the Gauteng province of South Africa. It forms part of the city of Johannesburg and is located near the upper-class suburb of Sandton. Alexandra is bounded by Wynberg on the west, Marlboro and Kelvin on the north, Kew, Lombardy West and Lombardy East on the south. It is commonly known as "Gomorrah" among local residents. Alexandra is one of the poorest urban areas in the country. Alexandra is situated on the banks of the Jukskei River. In addition to its original, reasonably well-built houses, it also has a large number (estimated at more than 20,000) of informal dwellings or "shacks".

 
Presenter: 
Peter Rich
 
CPD Category: 
1
CPD Credits: 
0,15
Course validation: 
SAIA
Host: 
GIfA
 

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