28 February 2019 | Duration: 00:49:20
Charlton Ziervogel is the Managing Director of the Community Organisation Resource Centre (CORC), an NGO supporting communities to drive their own development agendas with an overarching objective of making cities more inclusive. He oversees the work of CORC in supporting the Informal Settlement Network (ISN) in 4 major metros and the Federation of the Urban Poor (FEDUP) in 8 provinces across South Africa. He received a Masters Degree in Sociology from the University of Cape Town. Working in the NGO sector in South Africa over the past decade, Charlton has honed his skills specifically around community engagement and the fostering of a bottom up approach to urban development.