Alternative Technology for Protecting Municipal Infrastructure Symposium


The South African Local Government Association (SALGA) on Wednesday, 15 September 2021, hosted a symposium on Alternative Technological Innovation on the protection of Municipal Infrastructure to raise awareness and promote security for municipal infrastructure assets for the acceleration of service delivery.

The symposium brought together stakeholders invested in municipal infrastructures such as Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA), Municipal Infrastructure Support Agent (MISA) and the Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority (PSiRA), City of Joburg’s City Power, City of Cape Town academia represented by University of Johannesburg, CSIR and other security cluster to discuss and deliberate on innovative ways to secure municipal infrastructure and explore ways on how to improve security technologies to protect these fundamental infrastructures.