These resources and support materials have been developed to encourage sustainable living and working in a practical way.

The City of Cape Town’s Smart Living Handbook focuses on the family and what you can do at home. The Smart Events Handbook looks at how to host an event in a sustainable manner, while the Smart Building Handbook outlines what you need to consider to build in a resource-efficient manner. The Smart Office Toolkit is an on-line resource to guide you on your journey towards a greener office.

All of these resources can be downloaded at




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Food and Trees for Africa is our first choice as it is home grown!