Search for dissertations about: "informal settlements"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 swedish dissertations containing the words informal settlements.

  1. 1. Housing Themselves : Transformations, Modernisation and Spatial qualities in Informal Settlements in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    Author : Huba Nguluma; KTH; []
    Keywords : Tanzania; housing; transformation; informal settlements; modernisation; spatial qualities and house types.;

    Abstract : This thesis is an attempt to address issues of housingtransformation in informal settlements. Transformation ofhouses is seen to be associated with modernisation forceswhereby people adapt their houses to suit their needs anddesires. READ MORE

  2. 2. Resettling Displaced Residents from Regularized Settlements in Dar es Salaam City, Tanzania : The case of Community Infrastructure Upgrading Program (CIUP)

    Author : Dawah Lulu Magembe-Mushi; Inga Britt Werner; John Lupala; Kristina Nilsson; KTH; []
    Keywords : Regularization; upgrading; displaced residents; informal settlements; resettlement; displacement; Dar es Salaam; Tanzania;

    Abstract : This research seeks to examine the process of displacement and resettlement of residents who had been affected by regularization process within Manzese and Buguruni wards in Dar es Salaam City, Tanzania. It aimed at analyzing the issues and opportunities faced by the affected residents during regularization. READ MORE

  3. 3. Peri-Urban Land Tenure in Ethiopia

    Author : Achamyeleh Gashu Adam; Peter Ekbäck; Erling Berge; KTH; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Ethiopia; formal; informal; land tenure; peri-urban; peri-urbanization; Fastigheter och byggande; Real Estate and Construction Management;

    Abstract : Urban areas in Ethiopia have been growing very quickly in recent decades, which haveled to ever increasing demand for land in peri-urban areas for housing and other nonagriculturalactivities. This has had several transformative impacts on the transitionalperi-urban, areas including engulfment of local communities and conversion of landrights and use from an agricultural to a built-up property rights system. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring social-cultural explanations for residential location choices : the case of an African City - Dar es Salaam

    Author : Tatu Mtwangi Limbumba; Rolf Johansson; Andrew Byerley; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Residential location choices; informal settlements; social networks; social capital; African cities; Architectural conservation and restoration; Bebyggelsevård;

    Abstract : This study explores the factors urban residents consider when making residential location decisions. The context of the study is informal residential areas in a rapidly urbanising African city – the city of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sprawl and the City : house types in the formal and informal settlements of Kampala

    Author : Assumpta Nnaggenda-Musana; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; Civil engineering and architecture; Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur;

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