This paper uses some results from the author’s PhD thesis and aims to explore, understand and interpret the social impacts experienced in Green Point, Cape Town during the FIFA 2010 World Cup; it provides knowledge on how the event influenced a legacy of community togetherness, and how community experiences from this event impact community support for mega events in this African society.
|Title of host publication||4th International Conference on Events (ICE) Conference Proceedings|
|Editors||Mathilda van Niekerk, Ubaldino (Dino) Couto|
|Publisher||University of Central Florida|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - Dec 2017|
|Event||4th International Conference on Events 2017 - Orlando, United States|
Duration: 12 Dec 2017 → 14 Dec 2017
Conference number: 4
|Conference||4th International Conference on Events 2017|
|Period||12/12/17 → 14/12/17|
Musikavanhu, R. (2017). Fostering Community Support for Mega Events: A Narrative Inquiry of Social Impacts experienced because of hosting the FIFA 2010 World Cup in Cape Town, South Africa. In M. van Niekerk, & U. D. Couto (Eds.), 4th International Conference on Events (ICE) Conference Proceedings (pp. 86-88). University of Central Florida.