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Rooftop gardens and the greening of cities : a case study of UKZN.
Owing to the concern about the serious factors influencing global warming and climatic change, the process of sustainable landscape construction as well as ecologically friendly developments needs to be addressed. In ...
Contribution of land reform programmes to beneficiaries on Rocky Drift Farm, Muden, KwaZulu-Natal.
This study seeks to examine the contribution of land reform programmes to beneficiaries and focuses on post settlement development for beneficiaries once they have resettled on the farm. The contribution of land reform ...
The responsiveness of town planning to urban agriculture in low-income neighbourhoods : a case study of Kwa-Mashu in Durban, South Africa.
Urban agriculture in South Africa has been historically labelled as an illegal activity. This has been compounded by the traditional planning system in South Africa that did not recognise urban agriculture as part of the ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
An assessment of waste management practices in South Africa : a case study of Mariannhill landfill site, eThekwini Municipality.
A number of environmental, social and economic problems are associated with waste disposal in landfill operations. The potential hazards associated with landfill operations are numerous and include fatal accidents, ...
Planning for recreational facilities and open spaces : a case study of Esikhawini Township at Umhlathuze Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal.
This research examines planning for recreational facilities and open spaces in townships. In this regard, various planning methods and approaches to planning for recreational facilities open spaces have been reviewed. Both ...
The role and potential of Isipingo as an inter-modal transport node within the Durban metropolitan area.
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The role of ward committees in facilitating participation in municipal planning : the case of wards 1 and 19 at Umzumbe Municipality.
The aim of this study was to determine the role of Ward Committees in facilitating community participation in municipal planning. The main objective was to identify challenges currently faced by Ward Committees in discharging ...