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Urban Age Developing Urban Futures: Yolisa Kani - Virtual platforms (Uber)
“We need a culture change for a sustainable city” – Yolisa Kani


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Public Policy Head SA: Uber

Yolisa Kani is the Head of Public Policy Uber South Africa. In this role, Yolisa focuses on stakeholder management and strategic advice on policy matters.

Yolisa has been with the Uber since April 2016 and previously worked in the government sector as a Transport Planner, responsible for the World Cup Transport Plans and the implementation of what is commonly known as the Bus Rapid Transit Systems ( BRT) amongst other things.

Yolisa has a great passion for Public Transport and Public Spaces. She enjoys the challenge of educating people about the importance of public transport and its impact on people’s daily lives . Yolisa has an honours degree in Transport from the university of Pretoria and during her spare time she enjoys running half marathons.

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