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Human Settlement - Background Paper

Human Settlement - Background Paper

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Background Research Paper: Human SettlementsSouth Africa Environment Outlook December 2005
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NATIONAL STATE OF THE ENVIRONMENT PROJECT
HUMAN SETTLEMENTS
Background Research Paper produced for the South AfricaEnvironment Outlook report on behalf of the Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism
Original Text and Research By:
Darryll Kilian
SRK Consulting 
&Hazel Fiehn, Jarrod Ball
 Jarrod Ball and Associates
&Dr Mark Howells
 Energy Research Centre, University of Cape Town
Original Peer Review:
Dr Owen Crankshaw
University of Cape Town&
Sharon Lewis
 National Treasury
Additional Research, Editing and Integrative Writing:
Dr Rudi Pretorius
 Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism
&Donald Gibson, Dr Caroline Henderson
SRK Consulting 
December 2005
 
Background Research Paper: Human SettlementsSouth Africa Environment Outlook December 2005
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 Disclaimer This specialist study was commissioned by SRK Consulting (SRK) on behalf of the Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism (DEAT) as part of the National Stateof the Environment Reporting Programme. The material has been used in thecompilation of the South Africa Environment Outlook report. The views it contains arenot necessarily the views of DEAT or SRK. The DEAT and SRK do not accept responsibility in respect of any information or advice given in relation to or as aconsequence of anything contained herein.
 
 
Background Research Paper: Human SettlementsSouth Africa Environment Outlook December 2005
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HUMAN SETTLEMENTS
TABLE OF CONTENTS
9
 
HUMAN SETTLEMENTS.................................................................................................................3
 
9.1.1
 
Types of settlement..................................................................................................................5
 
9.1.2
 
 Population and settlement.......................................................................................................7 
 
9.1.3
 
 International migration.........................................................................................................10
 
9.2
 
S
ETTLEMENT
IN
 
SPACE............................................................................................................11
 
9.2.1
 
 Patterns of settlement............................................................................................................11
 
9.2.2
 
Urban form and structure.....................................................................................................12
 
9.2.3
 
 Heritage and the built environment......................................................................................13
 
9.2.4
 
Transport...............................................................................................................................13
 
9.2.5
 
Social services: health and education...................................................................................14
 
9.2.6 
 
 Employment...........................................................................................................................17 
 
9.2.7 
 
Shelter and service provision................................................................................................19
 
9.3
 
T
HE INTERACTION BETWEEN SETTLEMENT AND ENVIRONMENT
................................................28
 
9.3.1
 
 Ecological footprints.............................................................................................................28
 
9.3.2
 
The use of natural resources.................................................................................................29
 
9.3.3
 
 Pollution and waste...............................................................................................................30
 
9.4
 
CONCLUSION..........................................................................................................................33
 
9.5
 
EFERENCES
...............................................................................................................................34
 

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