Two year anniversary of the Jagger Fire

On 18 April 2023, UCT in partnership with DStv, began the journey of retelling some of those lost stories and writing new ones. Read more

Follow #StoriesFromTheAshes UCT Fire Fund Impact Report


Other events

One year after the Jagger Fire

Explore the exhibitions held to commemorate the first year since the Jagger Fire. A collaborative initiative between the Centre for Curating the Archive and UCT Libraries.

Jagger Fire & Recovery Digital Collection

The Jagger Fire and Recovery Collection was launched on 20 April 2022. The collection aims to be a window into disaster recovery, managing communication and the human experience. The website will also become the new home to follow our journey to recovery.

Message to our Donors

Please email our Special Collections Team on if you wish to query the current status of particular collections or those you have donated.