Kgomotso Tolamo is the Programme Manager for Productive Cities at the South African Cities Network. The programme is focused on supporting South Africa’s largest cities with rethinking urban economies, job creation a skills development, as well as revitalising township and informal economies. Prior to this, Kgomotso worked on a series of FCDO funded programmes which focused on increasing investment in affordable housing across Sub-Saharan Africa. And, using financial inclusion as a vehicle for job creation and better livelihoods for all within the SADC region. She has implemented projects in agriculture finance, MSME finance, housing finance, human settlements development, and most recently, Supplier Development Pilots in Botswana, Eswatini and Lesotho.