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Research synopsis

Creating space for change: The story of funeral practices in Cape Town. In Cape Town, South Africa on average some 1600 bodies are put to rest every month, of which 60% are being buried. Not only are most traditional burials damaging for the environment; older public cemeteries are running out of space. (more…)

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October 2014

What is the available repertoire of intervention models in order to create space for change? The most inspiring one is the so called ‘white intervention model of Leon De Caluwe. … takes this even further as she creates free zones for change. (more…)

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March 2014

A one year pre research into the death care industry is now embedded in the Graduate School of Business in Cape Town. Focus of the research is: Creating Space for Change, a multi actor intervention in the death care industry. (more…)

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