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Venue Session

Parallel Session 2

Track 2 - Technology and innovation projects driven through partnerships

Paper 1 - Challenges in implementing Innovative Building Technologies: Housing Case Studies in South Africa.

By Jeffrey Mahachi

Paper 2 - Planning for co-production through innovative technology in informal and ‘City-Edge’ Human Settlements in the Global South: The Case of Hopley Farm, Harare, Zimbabwe.

By Abraham R Matamanda and Thulisile Mphambukeli

Paper 3 - The use of innovation in South African subsidised housing projects.

By Nosizo Sebake

Paper 4 - Assisting owner building using building information modelling (BIM).

By Mandla Dlamini

Paper 5 -Alternative *Sustainability* In Human Settlements through design activism.

By Kevin Kimwelle

Paper 6 - Economic and carbon growth – sustainability in building.

By Samson Mohomane, Linda Linganiso, Tshwafo Motaung and Sandile Songca

Paper 7 - Does the Built Environment Sustainability Tool (BEST) Address Resilince Sufficiently?

By Jeremy Gibberd

Parallel Session 6

Track 5 - Public spaces and  inclusivity

Paper 1 - Public spaces and the quest for urban integration in South Africa.

By Sanele Mbambo, Samuel Agbola and Olorunfeni Olojede

Paper 2 - Sustainable development in metropolitan cities: New urbanism perspective

By Themba Lukhele

Paper 3 - A critical review of practices of inclusion and exclusion in resolving Durban University of Technology student protests.

By Thandile Bob and Washington Tsokota

Paper 4 - Dimensions of informal sector activities and public space contestation in downtown areas of cities: The Paradox in Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria and Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

By  Olufemi Ojo-Fajuru and  Sijekula Mbanga

Paper 5 - Considering healthy indoor environments in the development of human settlements by characterising the building indoor microbiome.

By Jako Nice

Parallel Session 10

Track 8 - Nutrition and Food Security

Paper 1 - One tree one child program as a strategy towards contributing to household food and nutrition security: The case study of O.R. Tambo District Municipality.

By Henry Sakeibuule, Nomakhosazana Meth and Siphenathi Madlulela

Paper 2 - Food insecurity and transactional sex among female students: A case at the University of Fort Hare, South Africa.

By Mongameli Goso, Olwethu Matinise and Jabulani Gilford Kheswa

Paper 3 - Addressing unemployment, food insecurity and sexual abuse among girls and women in informal settlements across South Africa.

By Jabulani Gilford Kheswa

Paper 4 - Low-income rental housing: A need for review of the South African Housing Policy.

By Adeleye Adeniran, Siwisa Ntombonina and Sijekula Mbanga

Paper 5 - Unpacking opportunities and challenges in sustaining urban agriculture in low-income settlements in Durban.

By Vincent Myeni

Paper 6 -The Challenges Facing Kwasa Gardening Project in Walmer Township in Port Elizabeth.

By David Bogopa and Thandiwe Blauw