Are you an engineer or urban planner looking to make a real impact on child safety in urban environments? Look no further than the upcoming ChildSafe Short Course on Child-Responsive Transport Design. Taking place on the 25th of March 2024 at the ChildSafe venue located at the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital.

This course is designed to equip professionals with the tools and knowledge to create safer, more child-friendly urban spaces.

Led by a panel of experts including Ms N. Prusent from UNICEF SA, Prof M. Vanderschuren from UCT, and other renowned professionals, this course promises to delve into critical topics such as road safety, street design tailored for kids, and establishing safe school environments. Participants will also learn about the importance of considering children’s vulnerabilities in the built environment, co-producing action plans for behavioral change, and the practical planning instruments necessary for child-responsive urban planning.

Don’t miss this opportunity to be at the forefront of designing urban spaces that prioritise child safety and well-being. Register now by contacting Nthomby Beko at or calling 021 685 5208