CATALOGUE OF DOCUMENTS AT C.M.D.A.

LAST UPDATED 7 August 2001

  1. Preliminary Technical and Social Appraisal of Illegal Occupations in Wiggins 1A and 1B, Bonela Substitution Project, Bonela Sectional Title Development 5A by Sivi Gounden, Ruben Reddy and Anton Aiello (Feb 1994)
  2. Land and Homes Invasions - A Suggested Approach for the C.M.D.A. by Doug Hindson, Lulu Gwagwa and Maurice Makhatini
  3. Community Dynamics and Leadership in Cato Manor by Doug Hindson and M Makhathini (ISER UDW)
  4. Upgrading of Cato Crest and Wiggins Phases 2A, 2B and3. Draft Report CMDA Management Team (January 1994)
  5. Towards the Generation of Urban Development Options for the Greater Cato Manor Area by Horne Glasson Partners
  6. Evaluation of Proposed Chesterville Extension Layout by BESG
  7. An Outline of the Cato Manor Planning Process (Draft Document)
  8. Notes for a Working Session towards the Preparation of a Policy Plan    (pre Policy Framework) - March 1992
  9. A Policy Framework for Greater Cato Manor Interim report and Final Draft  (June 1992 )
  10. Working Paper on a Reception Area in Cato Manor BESG  (August 1992)
  11. Cato Manor Project Progress Report by Centre for Community and Legal Studies  (December 1992)
  12. Proposed Strategic Response for the Development of Cato Manor BESG  (August 1993)
  13. Proposed Strategic Intervention and Allied Programme for Development of Cato Manor by CMDA Management Team (November 1993)
  14. Westville Structure Plan - Draft Proposals by Horne Glasson Associates
  15. Chesterville Extension : Development Status Report - Draft for Management Team Discussion by Town Planning Corporate Services  (December 1993)
  16. Overall Development Strategy for Cato Manor
  17. The Rezoning Proposals by the Borough of Westville for the Maryville/Roosfontein Area - a series of four documents prepared by Seneque, Smit Maughan-Brown for the Implementation Committee of GCMDF
  18. Support Group Documentation
    (1) Cato Manor - (i) Metropolitan Perspective
    (ii) Strategic Plan
    (2) Base Data Pack (i)  Document 1 Base Data Summary
    (ii) List of Maps
    (3) Planning Process 
    Document 1 - Planning Processes and Policies for the Development of Cato Manor
    Document 2 - Elements of  the Cato Manor Spatial Frame work
    Document 3 - Cato Crest Community Development
    (4) Communication Strategy - Elements of a Communication Strategy for Greater Cato Manor
  19. Short-term Strategic Plan for the DFR - Draft Report on Swot Analysis and Strategies (Report to the DFR Interim Development Committee)
  20. Open Space Planning in the Greater Cato Manor Area - with special reference to the D'Moss Plan by Dr D Roberts
  21. University of Natal, Howard College Guide Plan  by Hallen Custers Smith - Development Action Group
  22. Greater Cato Manor Allocaton Policy - Proposals and Recommendations  by BESG & Management Access & Planning (April 1994)
  23. Greater Cato Manor.  A Discussion document on the appropriate vehicle for the development of the Cato Manor Project by DBESG (September 1992)
  24. Chesterville Extention Pilot Project - Feasibility Investigation and Development Proposals by ACCESS (April 1994)
  25. Chesterville : Preliminary Project Proposal by R G Taylor & B van Horen  (September 1990)
  26. Town Planning Scheme Regulations by City of Durban (June 1986
  27. S A's Nine Provinces - A Human Development Profile by Development Bank of Southern Africa (April 1994)
  28. Housing Subsidy Scheme - Implementation Manual by Department of Local Government and National Housing
  29. Towards an International Convention on Housing Rights : Options at Habitat II by Scott Leckie (December 1994)
  30. Administration : House of Delegates - Development of Cato Manor - Background and Current Status by Dept of Planning. Provincial Affairs and National Housing - Presentation to Minister Shill (December 1993)
  31. A Preliminary Assessment of the Layout for Wiggins Phase I, Cato Manor  Chew, Bowen, Marais Prepared by Garth Seneque (February 1992)
  32. Administration : HOD Development of Wiggins - Structure Plan Report  by Horne, Glasson Partners (December 1991)
  33. Guidelines for the Provision of Engineering Services and Amenities in residential township development by The National Housing Board (1994)
  34. Mkhumbane Our Home African Shantytown Society in Cato Manor Farm 1946-1960 Doctoral thesis by I Edwards (May 1989) 
  35. Extracts from Doctoral Thesis relating to design principles; calculation of minimum critical areas and the structure of the Cato Manor open space system by Dr D Roberts (1990)
  36. Durban Metropolitan Open Space System Report by the Director Parks, Beaches and Recreation Department (October 1989)
    36b. Durban Metropolitan Open Space System Report by the Director (April 1994) 2nd Edition 36c. Durban Metropolitan Open Space System Report by the Director (October 1989) 1st Edition
  37. The Vegetation Ecology of Municipal Durban a paper extracted from Bothalia  by Dr D Roberts (1993)
  38. Social Facilities in Cato Manor by Research and Architectural Projets RAP (June 1994)
  39. A Catalogue and Simple Analysis of Housing Types Applicable to Cato Manor for CMDA.  Compiled by Markewicz English and Associates (August 1994)
  40. Preliminary Planning Report on Corridors and Nodes in Cato Manor by Seneque Smit and Maughan Brown (July 1994)
  41. Lovu Development Project - Report for Project Assessment in Application for Project-Based Subsidies prepared for Natal Provincial Administration by Van Wyk & Louw
  42. Strategies for Small, Medium and Micro Enterprise Development in Greater Cato Manor by Michael Briggs Department of Town and Regional Planning UND (March 1995)
  43. Assessment of IDT's Capital Subsidy Scheme by P Robinson, T Sullivan and S Lund (March 1994)
  44. Some Early Lessons from Cato Manor Development Paper Presented to the 1994 Biennial Internationa Conference of the SA Institute of Town and Regional Planners Cape Town 8-9 September 1994 by P Robinson and D Smit
  45. Proposal for Self-Sustaining Development and Community Enrichment based on Housing.  The Equity Builder Programme by D Tweedie National labour Intensive Projects Trust (December 1994)
  46. Katorus Special Presidential Project.  Stability, Reconstruction and Development Programme. Overall Business Plan (October 1994)
  47. Transformation of Medium Rise, High Density Housing - the Egyptian Case by Mark Napier (February 1995)
  48. Housing, Employment, Education and Income in Chesterville - A Report on the Socio-Economic Survey of the Chesterville Population by T Xaba and M Makhathini Institute for Social and Economic Research (September 1994)
  49. A Report on the Socio-Economic Survery of the Informal Area of Cato Crest in Cato Manor by M Makhathini and T Xaba ISER (February 1995)
  50. A Report on the Socio-Economic Parameters of the Informal Area of Wiggins in Cato Manor by T Xaba and M Makhathini ISER (November 1994)
  51. From Violence to Reconstruction : The Making, Disintegration and Remaking of an Apartheid City by D Hindson, M Byerley and M Morris
  52. Taking the RDP Forward - A Report by Minister Jay Naidoo (October 1995)
  53. Poverty, Employment and Wealth Distribution by Andre Spier Syncom (Jhb 1994)
  54. Key Indicators of Poverty in South Africa An Analysis prepared for the RDP by the World Bank and SALDRU UCT (October 1995)
  55. An Interim Stretgic Framework for the Central Witwatersrand - Policy Approaches Prepared by GAPS Architects and Urban Designers (May 1993)
  56. White Paper - A New Housing Policy and Strategy for SA by the Department of Housing
  57. Development and Democracy (May 93,December 94)
  58. The Future of Newspapers in Natal : A Discussion Document by Christina Scott (March 1992)
  59. Memorandum on the Planning and Development of Cato Manor by Chew Bowen and Marais Consulting Engineers for CMRA (December 1990)
  60. KwaZulu Natal Statistical Profile by the Department of Economic Affairs and Tourism (October 1994)
  61. Cato Manor: Cruel Past, Pivotal Future by Dr I Edwards (1994)
  62. Wat Ons Wil He - The Story of the People's Dialogue Housing Policy Conference (March 1994)
  63. Recommendations for an Approach to the Rental Component of the Chesterville Housing Project by Roland White Scott Wilson Kirkpatrick (September 1994)
  64. Wiggins Fast Track Housing Proejct Report to the CMDA on the Feasibility of Developing 500 Sites by AMV Project Managers cc (October 1994)
  65. An Open Space Structure Plan for Greater Cato Manor produced by the Environmental, Conservation, Parks and Recreational Facilities Working Team on behalf of the CMDA (February 1995)
  66. Cato Crest Development Plan prepared by Cato Crest Development Partnership (June 1995)
  67. Cato Crest Survey by Data Research Africa (June 1992)
  68. Cato Crest Precinct Development Plan by Harber Masson & Associates (1996)
  69. Cato Crest Project Identification by Harber Masson & Associates (1996)
  70. Preparatory Material to Assist in Determining the viability and Desirability of a Multi-Use Park in Maryvale by ZAI (March 1995)
  71. Local Economic Opportunities: Focus on Tourism in Cato Manor by Scott Wilson Kirkpatrick (1995)
  72. A New Approach to Housing Delivery: Some Ideas for Discussion by Norah Walker (February 1993)
  73. Jobs from Housing - Employment, building materials, and enabling strategies for urban development by Robin Spence, Jill Wells and Eric Dudley (1993)
  74. The NEF Proposals on a Framework for Implementation of a National Public Works Programme prepared by the national Economic Forum Technical Committee on Public Works Programme (May 1994)
  75. The Greater Durban Metropolitan Area - Understanding Our Economy by the Economic Unit, Urban Strategy Dept, Durban City Council (April 1995)
  76. Government Gazette No 16015 (October 1994).  The Development Facilitation Act
  77. Government Gazette No 16085 (15 November 1994). The White Paper on Reconstruction and Development
  78. Government Gaxette No 17038 (February 1996) Integrated National Disability Strategy of the Government of National Unity
  79. Government Gazette No 16861 Labour Relations Act (December 1995)
  80. Development Bank of Southern Africa - Annual Report for the Year to 31 March 1995
  81. Housing Subsidy Scheme Implementation Manual Part Five Guidelines for Applications for Project linked Subsidies by Tonkin, Clacey, Anderson and Moore (March 1995)
  82. List of Organisations that have been involved in Public Works Programmes/Job Creation
    Programmes through NEF, RSA/KZN Development Project
    and SA Sugar Association by F M Wakelin Development Information Services (April 1995)
  83. A Tourism Route for Cato Manor by M Briggs (May 1995)
  84. An Investigation of Construction Technologies, Materials and Finishes for Schools in Cato Manor by RAP and Hathorn Mitchell Associates (October 1995)
  85. Fresh Starts Migration Streams in the Southern Informal Settlements of the DFR by Cross, Bekker & Clark
  86. The First Million is the Hardest: Will the consensus on housing endure? by Mary Tomlinson (September 1995)
  87. From Principle to Practice: Implementers' Views on the new housing subsidy scheme by Mary Tomlinson (October 1995)
  88. Human Settlements and Physical Planning in Durban, SA.  Report from a study made by a Swedish Student Group (October 1995)
  89. Beijing Conference on Women Plan of Action for SA by Dept of Welfare and Population Development (1995)
  90. Here to Stay Informal Settlements in KwaZulu Natal by D Hindson and J McCarthy (1994)
  91. Lighting Up SA Progress Report on Electrification by the RDP (1995)
  92. Public Sector Hostels in the Province of KwaZulu Natal by Seneque Smit and Maughan-Brown (May 1995)
  93. Community Profile for Cato Crest and Intervention Proposal to address the problem of low self-esteem associated with unemployment in Cato Crest by Biggs, Brown and van Dyk Psycology Honours dissertation (1994)
  94. Cato Manor: A Legacy of South Africa's past or a model for reconstruction? Paper presented to the Sixth International Planning History Conference at the University of Hong Kong by Prof P Robinson (June 1994)
  95. Power, Posterity and Poverty An Ethnographic Study of the Social Determinants of Fuel use in Cato Mmanor by Jones, Aitken and Luckin Agency for Cultural and Policy Research, Dept of Social Anthropology UND (February 1996)
  96. Makhulu Padroni?:Patron-clientelism in shack areas and some Italian lessons for South Africa by Dr C White Centre for Policy Studies (May 1993)
  97. Southern Africa Professions and Projects Register 1996 - Lists all Professional firms operating in SA.
  98. A Report on the Socio-Economic Survey of Old Dunbar Road in Cato Manor by M Makhathini and T Xaba ISER (August 1995)
  99. Proposed Housing Delivery System for CMDA by Andrew Merrifield
  100. Determining the successes and failures of past low-income housing projects and learning from their example by Andrew Merrifield
  101. Delivery Systems in Cato Manor : A Comparative Analysis by Prof Dan Smit (1996)
  102. From Rejection to Resignation : Beneficiaries views on the government's housing subsidy scheme by Mary Tomlinson Centre for Policy Studies (July 1996)
  103. Problems on the Ground ? Developer's perspectives on the government's subsidy scheme by Mary Tomlinson Centre for Policy Studies ( December 1995)
  104. Wiggins 1 Socio-Economic Survey by Zizamele Facilitation Services (March 1996)
  105. Wiggins 5A and surrounds Socio-Economic Survey by Delca Research  (September 1996)
  106. Social Equity and Job Creation - The Key to a stable future Proposals by the SA labour movement
  107. Budget Speech delivered by the Minister of Local Government and Housing Mr P M MIller in the KZN Parliament (4 June 1996)
  108. Cato Manor - Progress and Obstacles facing SA's Largest RDP Project by Prof P Robinson and C Forster for Indicator (September 1996) 
  109. Making Urban Places - Principles and Guidelines for Layout Planning by Roger Behrens and Vanessa Watson UCT (1996)
  110. A People's Dialogue "Talking Newsletter" December 1994
  111. A People's Dialogue "Talking Newsletter" November 1995
  112. Land Claims Memorandum of Agreement - 23 April 1997
  113. KwaZulu Natal Department of Local Government and Housing Annual Report 1997/98
  114. Relevant Proposed Land Uses in Greater Cato Manor - by CMDA (May 1997)
  115. “The People Meet the People’s Minister” - S A Homeless People’s Federation Conference on Housing Finance (JHB June 1994)
  116. Katorus Special Integrated Presidential Project - Project Overview - by the Project Management Team (April 1995)
  117. The Integrated Serviced Land Project on Urban Renewal of the RDP - Cape Town Holistic Settlements
  118. Housing Subsidy Scheme - Introduction in terms of interim arrangements for housing - Implementation Manual by Department of Local Government and Housing (April 1994)
  119. Housing Subsidy Scheme - Manual for Developers by the National Housing Board (March 1994)
  120. Development Bank of Southern Africa Annual Report 1998
  121. Development Bank of Southern Africa Projects for 1997/98
  122. Planact Annual Report 1996/97
  123. Urban Sector Network (USN) Annual Report 1995/96
  124. Durban - South Africa’s Global Competitor - by Centre for Development and Enterprise (October 1996)
  125. Cities and the Global Economy New Challenges for South Africa by Centre for Development and Enterprise (October 1996) 
  126. Measures to Enhance Scale Delivery of Affordable Housing - Final second report of Ministerial Task team to Minister of Housing (November 1996)
  127. Building and Construction SA People and Company Profiles 1997/98 by BIFSA
  128. Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER) Annual Report 1996
  129. Curitiba - Turning the Key to the Future - chapter from New ground Autumn 1994
  130. The Incremental Development Scheme a Case Study of Hyderabad, Pakistan by Habitat (Nairobi 1991)
  131. Community Based Housing A Facilitator’s Guide by CUSSP (1997)
  132. Africa Oceans Casino Bid brochure
  133. Feasibility Study for the Hilltop High Density Social Housing Projet at Cato Manor by BESG (February 1997)
  134. The Housing Generator Competition for South African Cities by Harm Tilman
  135. The Third African NGO Human Rights Education Workshop (Addis Ababa Ethiopia 1997)
  136. Inanda Development Forum Launch Brochure
  137. The Kwa Muhle Museum
  138. Community Based Organisations and Housing by J L Arrigone DBSA
  139. European Union News - various editions
  140. Building and Understanding Community-Based Fora by Urban Strategy Department Durban Metro (January 1997)
  141. Durban’s Tomorrow Today - Sustainable Development in the Durban Metropolitan Area by D Hindson, N King and R Peart (July 1996)
  142. Development Action Group 1986 - 1996
  143. Umzamo Development Project People’s Capacity, Empowerment and a glimmer of sustainability Annual Report 1995/96 (Cape Town)
  144. Guidelines for Housing Programmes by J L Arrigone DBSA (March 1994)
  145. The Habitat II Land Initiative - Access to land and security of tenure as conditions for sustainable development by UN Centre for Human Settlements (June 1997) 
  146. Building Local Economic Development Structures in Local Government by Peter Cranko (May 1998) for Friedrich Ebert Stiftung
  147. Integrated Serviced Land Project (Cape Town) Information Package
  148. Linking Local Economic Development to Poverty Alleviation by the Department of Constitutional Development
  149. Case Studies on LED and Poverty by the Department of Constitutional Development
  150. Feasibility Study for the Hilltop High Density Social Housing Project in Cato Manor by BESG for CMDA (February 1997)
  151. An Investigation Report on the Possibility of a Suitable Site for a New Public Cemetery Within the Greater Cato Manor Project Area prepared by CMDA for Department of Cemeteries (September 1998)
  152. GIS Tools for Effective Planning - Proceedings of the 4th GISDECO Seminar Pretoria (October 1998)
  153. Local Economic Development in South Africa - Recent Developments and Strategies (February 1996) by Friedrich Ebert Stiftung
  154. The Bottom Line - Industry and the Environment in South Africa edited by L Bethlehem and M Goldblatt Industrial Strategy Project (1997)
  155. Housing for Athletes, Officials and the Media for the 2004 Olympics
  156. Greater Cato Manor Structure Plan 2nd Draft (May 1997)
  157. Greater Cato Manor Structure Plan 2nd Draft Executive Summary (May 1997)
  158. Strategic Biophysical Environment Assessment of the Greater Cato Manor Draft Structure Plan by Development and Planning Unit North and South Central Council DURBAN (April 1999)
  159. Broadening the Base of the South African Economy - A Discussion Paper by Zunaid Moola Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (March 1999)
  160. The Housing Monitor The Reference Guide to Low Income Housing Projects in South Africa by Settlement Dynamics (November 1997)
  161. Reintegrating the Apartheid City ? Urban Policy and Urban Restructuring in Durban by Alison Todes Department of Regional and Town Planning Paper presented to Millenium Conference London December 1998
  162. Besters Camp - Proposals for consolidation of existing housing stock for Urban Foundation Prepared by Harber, Masson Associates
  163. Growth Management for Cities in Crisis Conference papers (Cape Town September 1994)
  164. Local Government Support for SMME’s - Issues and Expectations (October 1996)
  165. South African National NGO Coalition - Annual Report 1998/99
  166. Ikusasa Consas 97 - Abstracts - Technical and Informal Settlements
  167. Broadening the Base of the South African Economy - A Discussion Paper by Zunaid Moola (March 1999) Friedrich Ebert Stiftung
  168. Towards the Right to Adequate Housing - Built Environment Support Group (November 1999)
  169. Community-based maintenance Systems : Sustainability Analysis prepared by Amanda Williamson for the CMDA (September 1999)
  170. Proposed Administrative Support Centre - Project Concept and Feasibility Study by CMDA (November 1999)
  171. The Local Authority’s Role in Economic Development - A Handbook for Councillors and Officials (1998)
  172. GIS Manual - by CMDA (July 1999)
  173. Cato Manor Skills Demand and Supply Study : Towards a Skills Development Strategy - S van Schalkwyk and M Naidoo (March 1999)
  174. Living in Durban in 1999 : Select Findings on life satisfaction and related issues by V Moller Institute of Socail and Economic Research Rhodes University (July  1999) for Urban Strategy Dept of Durban Metro Council
  175. Value Management Study Report Wiggins Multi-Purpose Centre by Scott & Schou (November 1996)
  176. The Bartel Arts Trust Research project : Stage two Report- by Research & Architectural Projects Durban ( May 1993)
  177. Electoral Code of Conduct Observer Commission: Final Report (1999)
  178. Urban Upgrading and Development Programme: Eastern Cape and Free State Provinces : Study Tour Report - by Department of Housing
  179. Options for Provincial Plans in Terms of the Planning & Development Act (No. 5 of 1998) - Prepared by Prof. Alan Mabin, Dr Phillip Harrison, Amanda Williamson (2000)
  180. Town and Regional Planning Commission : Towards a Planning, Development and Management Policy on and Around Regional Dams in KwaZulu-Natal  Prepared by Scott Wilson S.A  (August 2000)
  181. Home Ownership: Ensuring your own future by Association of Mortgage Lenders
  182. Policy and Guidelines for the Development of Heavy Duty Truck Stops in KwaZulu Natal: Town and Regional Planning Commission (September2000)
  183. Our Cost for life: From Policy to Local Action by Bruce C. Glavovic Ph.D.
    (December2000)
  184. Violence and Memory in the Construction of South Africa’s Cato Manor in Growth and Change Vol.30 by E. Jeffrey Popke (Spring 2000)
  185. Integrated Area- Based Development at Cato Manor, Durban by Clive Forster, Urban Planner, Chief Executive Officer: CMDA and Dusan Botka, Urban/Regional Planner, EU Tech. Assistance Programme Manager
  186. Cato Manor: Lessons from the largest RDP Project by Peter Robinson, Department of Town  Planning University of Natal and Cato Manor Development Association Chairperson and Clive Forster, CMDA Chief Executive Officer
  187. Modernity’s abject space :The rise and fall of Durban’s Cato Manor Environmental and Planning A volume 33 by E. Jeffrey Popke (2001)
  188. Shayamoya High Density Development: Solar Water Heater Feasibility Study by SEED : Sustainable Energy, Environment & Development Programme (March 2001)
  189. Cato Manor Entrepreneurial Support Centre (ESC) Feasibility Study Prepared by Imani-Capricon Consortium: Imani- Capricon (Pty) Ltd, Robinson Ellingson Planners, Vancometrics, East Coast Architects, Wolfgang Thomas (May 2000)
  190. TRPC 2000 - The impact of HIV on Planning issues in KwaZulu Natal by Karen Michael, Chris Desmond and Prof. Alan Whiteside
  191. Integration as a planning goal in South Africa : Overcoming fragmentation in a postmodern era-Lessons from Cato Manor Durban by Nancy Odendaal (December1999)
  192. Development Bank of Southern Africa DBSA : Building Foundations for Development - Annual Report 1998
  193. IBAMBENI : A publication of the Reconstruction and Development Programme Chief Directorate - The Department of Economic Affairs and Tourism KwaZulu Natal  (1998)
  194. KwaZulu Natal Regional Economic Forum: Annual Review 1998
  195. Project Planning for Development: The Project Planning Handbook Published by Olive Publications (1998)
  196. Proposed Housing Centre at Bellair Road North: Project Design and Development Brief Prepared by CMDA (January 1999)
  197. Bellair Road Housing Centre: Project Brief Development Phase one report by Randall & Maclennan Quantity Surveyors
  198. Sustainable Micro-Enterprise Development through Craft Industry: Business Plan  Prepared by World Education/Ntinga MSP  (August 2000)
  199. Housing Policy Communique` : Circular No.2/2001 - Department of Housing KwaZulu Natal (May 2001) 
  200. Housing Policy Communique`: Circular No.1/2001 - Department of Housing KwaZulu Natal (February 2001)
  201. Housing Policy Communique`: Circular No.3/2001 - Department of Housing KwaZulu Natal (June 2001) 
  202. Community Health Centre Project Feasibility - Phase 1 of the report on a proposed community health centre within the planned Cato Manor central node precinct - Draft 3 by Robert Johnson Architect & Associates (March 1999)
  203. Economic Development : JSC Rapid Action Programme Prepared by the Urban Strategy Economic Unit and Local council officials for the joint steering committee (October 1996)
  204. How does the European Union work  (June 1996)
  205. AIDS : The challenge for South Africa by Alan Whiteside and Clem Sunter (2000)
  206. Safer City Durban by Durban Metro