CIEE Global Sustainability & Environment Program in Cape Town, South Africa

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CIEE Global Sustainability & Environment Program in Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town is perhaps the best microcosm of the challenges facing many African countries in transition – making it the perfect location to study sustainability matters. During CIEE’s Global Sustainability and Environment program, local experts and CIEE’s expert staff will provide the tools you need to develop a real-world project to help Cape Town. It won’t be easy, but it will be fun. You’ll also experience South African culture by living with a host family, going on trips and excursions throughout the country, and more. Study abroad in Cape Town and you’ll: - Spend three days in a former South African township to see how disadvantaged groups live - Experience life in an EcoVillage for a week - Learn to speak Afrikaans or isiXhosa - Attend local theater, music, and dance productions, and rugby matches

Subjects

  • Sustainable Development
  • Science
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Studies
  • Foreign (Non-English) Languages And Literature

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