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Human settlements policy and management

The Human settlements policy and management course is designed to build capacity, develop people and address skills shortage in South Africa's human settlements sector.


DURATION: 4 weeks of classes over 4 months

We will teach you how to effectively implement the country's human settlements goals.

The course aims to:

  • Outline the background to the formulation of the current human settlements policy and how the policy has evolved over time
  • Illustrate legal mandates of the various tiers of government
  • Define and classify intergovernmental relations around human settlements and its mandate

Important areas covered:

  • Policy, strategy, legal and regulatory framework
  • Establishment of sustainable human settlements
  • Social rental human settlements and human settlements institutions
  • Processes and procedures: administering and managing delivery

Contact:  Zibusiso Manzini-Moyo (011) 717 3505 or