Exhibition images of Quarry Road West informal settlement.

Narratives of Home and Neighbourhood Photovoice Exhibition

The School of Built Environment and Development Studies in partnership with the residents of Quarry Road West (QRW) informal settlement and the Urban Futures Centre at the Durban University of Technology hosted a photovoice exhibition showcasing photographs taken by residents as part of a broader Narratives of Home and Neighbourhood: Reimagining Urban Planning Project.

Architecture lecturer Mr Lawrence Ogunsanya, front row extreme left, with Architecture design competition winners Ms Katelyn Gopaul, Mr Kreolin Naicker and finalist Mr Liam Pio Esau.

Architecture Students Scoop Awards in Design Competition

Third-year architecture students Ms Katelyn Gopaul and Mr Kreolin Naicker recently scooped first and second place at the inaugural D’Urban Rise Inner City School Architectural Competition, winning R10 000 and R5 000 respectively at the Durban ICC.

Dr Zifikile Phindile Shangase (centre) with staff at the King Dinuzulu Hospital in Durban.

Seminar on Attitudes of Drug Resistant TB Patients Towards Smoking

A seminar on the attitudes, knowledge and beliefs of Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (DR-TB) patients towards smoking was presented by a lecturer in Community Development in the School of Built Environment and Development Studies, Dr Zifikile Phindile Shangase. The seminar took place at the King Dinuzulu Hospital in Durban to provide feedback to stakeholders based on