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Local economic development as a poverty alleviation tool : a case study on the urban renewal program in KwaMashu, Durban.
The study sought to establish the impact of LED strategies employed by the Inanda Ntuzuma KwaMashu Area Based Management program(INK ABM) in alleviating poverty in KwaMashu.The objectives of the study were: to identify ...
Rural agricultural settlement options for farm dwellers : a focus on the Amajuba District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Processes of dispossession led to the deconstructing and reconstructing of new forms of citizenship through new political identities. Concepts of citizenship and identity are now re - emerging with the reconstruction of a ...
Examining the role of integrated development planning on infrastructure service delivery : the case study of Kwanyuswa, eThekwini Municipality.
This research sought to examines how Integrated Development Planning has been used as an approach for improving infrastructure service delivery in historically disadvantaged communities. It examines the extent to which ...
The application of new urbanism towards sustainable urban development : a case study of Umhlanga Ridge, Durban.
Currently, the global agenda of sustainability and sustainable development have become the yardstick to which human activities are measured. The concept of sustainability is known to contain directives, when implemented ...
Adverse conditions in the Merebank area and possible urban design interventions.
While, many communities around South Africa have been affected by apartheid planning, some were left worse off than others. Apartheid planning followed a distinct socio-political and economic programme, as well as a ...
Factors contributing to the shortage of residential land for low income groups in Windhoek, Namibia.
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An insight into the causes of poor service delivery in KwaZulu-Natal province : a case study of 8 municipalities in the northern region.
The socio-economic problems created by apartheid in South Africa are a huge challenge to the current government. In order to alleviate the above, Integrated Development Planning was seen as the most appropriate strategy ...
An investigation of how construction skills transfer leads to sustainable employment and housing improvements in incremental housing projects.
This research investigates the impacts of construction skills acquired by the beneficiaries who participated in the construction of housing in the three case studies used in this study; the housing policy also assumes such ...
Implications of housing design and layout systems for crime prevention in housing residential neighbourhoods in the metropolitan areas of Durban.
It is believed that housing designs and layout systems for crime prevention have either positive or negative implications on the actual prevention of crime. Therefore this research explores the exact implications that ...
An investigation into the privatisation process of public rental housing in the Durban Metropolitan Area, case studies of Kwa Mashu and Bayview.
Housing built by local authorities for low income housing has gone a long way towards providing a range of housing options for the varying needs of those who are forced through circumstances to rely on the public sector ...