TUMI Network kick-off workshop

27-28 November 2018, Tshwane, South Africa


Session 1: Welcome and Introductions
Representatives of the host city, ICLEI and GIZ welcome participants to the event.

Session 2: Mobility in African Cities
Short introductory presentations from participating cities.

  • Mayor De Araujo, Quelimane
  • Deputy Mayor Asiimwe, Jinja
  • Clarence Rupingena, Windhoek
  • Judith Mujegu, Harare
  • Mihlali Sontundu & Ntobeko Hlatshwayo, uMhlathuze
  • Joao Matlombe, Maputo
  • Alassane Adama Sy, Daka
  • Mbali Mpanza, KwaDukuza
  • Akua Vander-Pallen, Accra
  • Cliff Carelse, Saldanha Bay
  • Eric Ratshibvumo & Freddy Mahandana, Steve Tshwete
  • Richard Male Mukasa, Entebbe- Karanvir Singh, Kigali

Session 3: African TUMI Winners
Pechakucha presentations from representatives of TUMI Challenge 2018 winning cities.

Session 4: African EcoMobility Innovations
Innovators from around the African continent present their products and services, and explain how they can help to improve the public transport experience for commuters.

  • Karanvir Singh, YegoMoto
  • Nickson Nyakambi, Mobiticket
  • Johan Muller, GoMetro
  • Sebastian Dyantyi, Whereismytransport (Skype)
  • Velani Mboweni, Lüla (Skype)

Session 5: Building an African TUMI Network
Group exercise to discuss what would be required from an African TUMI network, and how best to communicate as a group.

  • Facilitated by ICLEI

Session 6: Lessons from South Africa
Presentations on elements of the transport system in Tshwane, with a focus on what has been learned in recent years.

Session 7: EcoMobility and Tshwane’s Sustainability Plans
Presentation on the City of Tshwane’s approach to sustainability and EcoMobility, and its goals for the future.

Session 8: Lessons from Johannesburg’s EcoMobility World Festival
Presentation by City of Johannesburg on their experience of the EcoMobility World Festival in 2015, and what was learned.

  • Sipho Nhlapho, City of Johannesburg

Session 9: Excursion
Cycling trip to the recently pedestrianised Church Square area.

  • Tshwane Metro Police Department

Session 10: Closing Session
Group exercise to identify workshop outcomes and next steps.

  • Facilitated by ICLEI

Get some impressions of the workshop