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"Managing coastal development in a rapidly developing areas : the case of Umhlanga Rocks".
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The application of planning support technology to urban coastal research and management : a case study of the south Durban basin.
Sustainability has become synonymous with development. The concept of integrated coastal management (ICM) was derived from sustainability theory. The planning profession has an impact on the development of coastal zones ...
An assessment of the capacity of waterfront developments to adapt to climate change : a case study of the Point Waterfront Area, Durban.
This research set out to investigate the resilience of the Point Waterfront Development in Durban, South Africa, with regards to climate change. Considering that South Africa is a Third World country, the assumption was ...
The role of skills development initiatives in promoting local economic development (LED) in South African townships : a case study of Cato Manor, Durban.
This study assesses the role of skills development initiatives in promoting Local Economic Development in Cato Manor Township. The study objectives were: To investigate the concept of skills development initiatives as it ...
An assessment of the role of small-scale farming in reducing poverty in Kanyayo, Bizana District, Eastern Cape.
This dissertation assesses the role of small-scale farming in reducing poverty in rural areas using household data collected from Kanyayo and interviews with Department of Agriculture, Bizana Local Municipality and other ...
The impact of migration on rural development : a case study of EMabhuqwini in Nkandla.
This dissertation concentrates on the subject of migration from the less researched angle of the rural areas losing migrants. This dissertation is premised upon the hypothesis that emigration of skilled people stifles ...
Change in consumer behaviour related to the emergence of shopping centres in South African townships : the case of Mega City at Umlazi V section, Durban.
The shopping centre phenomenon in South Africa received more attention as the number of shopping malls increased significantly in the townships in the mid-1990s. The increase in shopping centres led to a change in consumer ...
A critical investigation of the impact of on-consumption alcohol outlets on land use compatibility in residential areas in the Umjindi local municipality area of jurisdiction, Mpumalanga Province.
The compatibility of on-site consumption alcohol outlets as land use is predicted by the acceptance level of the utility or disutility they enjoy amongst residents in a neighbourhood. The density of alcohol outlets is ...
Urban renewal : a case study of Clare Estate.
A variety of factors are responsible for the degeneration and decay of an urban area. A neglected urban area rife with decay, negatively affects the economic, social and environmental sustainability of a neighbourhood. A ...