Technology & Innovation


July 24, 2019

The Durban EDGE data portal contains raw data, data stories and data dashboards, the majority of which are publicly available. Data includes economic growth, employment, business licensing, freight cargo and more.



November 15, 20170

LUMEC developed a business case and business plan for the South African Cities Network’s common framework for managing city data and indicators. The goal of the framework is to assist cities to manage data, indicators and reporting requirements through a common indicators codebook, capacity building, reporting template generator, an open data almanac, and a city data forum.



November 15, 20170

LUMEC assisted eThekwini to establish Innovate Durban as a stand-alone, not-for-profit company. This process included facilitating all legal processes (MOI, CIPC registration, SARS Tax Exemption, Board of Directors), along with a detailed business plan to guide the activities of the entity once established.