School of Built Environment & Development Studies

Hangwelani Hope Magidimisha-Chipungu (Dr)

magidimishah@ukzn.ac.za 031-260-1353

  • Details

  • Position Academic Leader: Planning & Housing;
  • Discipline Planning;
  • CampusHoward College Campus
  • Office AddressShepstone Building Level 8, No. 865

Degrees Held

  • PhD in Town and Regional Planning

Selected

Publications

  •  Hardman, Michael, Chipungu, Lovemore, Magidimisha, Hangwelani, Larkham, Peter, Scott, Alister and Armitage, Richard (2017) Guerrilla gardening and green activism: Rethinking the informal urban growing movement. Landscape and Urban Planning. ISSN 0169-2046
  • Chipungu, L. Magidimisha, H.H. Hardman, M. and Beesley, L. (2015). ‘The importance of soil quality in the safe practice of urban agriculture in Zimbabwe, Kenya and South Africa’, in: Land-Use Change Impacts on Soil Processes in Tropical and Savannah Ecosystems. CABI. 978-1-78064-210-9
  • Magidimisha, H. and Chipungu, L. (2015). Governance for Development in Africa: Solving Collective Action Problems. African Affairs. The Journal of the Royal African Society Vol. 114 No. 454.
  • Magidimisha H (2015)Who is a foreigner in South Africa HSRC Review, 10(3), pp.4-8
  • Magidimisha, H.H and Gordon S (2013).  Profiling South African gender inequality in informal self-employment Journal of Gender Studies, Journal of Gender Studies. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/09589236.2013.84156
  • Magidimisha, H.H; Chipungu, L & Hayangah, A.R. (2012). Challenges and Strategies among the Poor: Focus on Urban Agriculture in Kwa-Mashu, Durban – South Africa. Journal of Agriculture, Food Systems, and Community Development. Food Systems, Policy and Practice. . Vol. 2 Issue 4. ISSN. 2152-0801
  • Magidimisha, H.H. & Chipungu, L. (2011). Unconventional Housing Provision: Reflections on Health Aspects – A Case Study of Zimbabwe. Vol. 26 No. 4, 469-485. Journal of Housing and the Built Environment. Springer. ISSN: 1566-4910.
  • Chipungu, L & Magidimisha, H.H. (2013). Unmasking the Invisible Class in Urban Development. LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing. Germany. ISBN No. 978-3659425820
  • Magidimisha, HH., Roberts, B., Gordon, S & Struwig, J. (2012) “Are you being served? Perceptions of service delivery”, HSRC Press, 10(3), pp.7-12.
  • Chipungu, L.; Magidimisha, H. and Chirisa, I. (2016). Policy Environment Matters! Lessons in Service Provision in Makonde Village,Thohoyondou, South Africa. [Under review by Journal of Infrastructure Development.]
  • Gregory Houston, Shepi Mati, Hangwelani Magidimisha, Elmé Vivier and Mojalefa Dipholo (2017) Unsung Heroes and Heroines of the South African Liberation Struggle. HSRC Press. ISSN/ISBN Number: 978-0-7969-2557-2
  • Magidimisha. H; Khalema, E; Chipungu L and Chilimambowa, T. (Eds) (2017) Crisis, Identify and Migration in Post-Colonial Southern Africa. Advances in African Economic, Social and Political Development, Springer ISBN10 3319592343, ISBN13 9783319592343
  • Magidimisha H.H. (2011). Responsiveness of Town Planning System to urban agriculture: A Case study of KwaMashu VDM Verlag. Germany ISBN No. 9783639369335
  • Lovemore Chipungu and ‎ Hangwelani Hope Magidimisha (2013) Unmasking the Invisible Class in Urban Development . LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing, ISBN-13: 978-3659425820
  • Magidimisha, H. “Migration Policies in the Region: Thinking Beyond the Enclave of the Political Economy” p187-202 in Magidimisha. H; Khalema, E; Chilimambowa, T; and Chipungu L (Eds) (2017: p1-3)Crisis, Identify and Migration in Post-Colonial Southern Africa”. Advances in African Economic, Social and Political Development, Springer
  • Magidimisha, H. “Gender, Migration and Crisis in Southern Africa: Contestations and tensions in the informal spaces and ‘illegal labour’ market”(P75-90) in Magidimisha. H; Khalema, E; Chilimambowa, T; and Chipungu L (Eds) 2017Crisis, Identify and Migration in Post-Colonial Southern Africa”. Springer
  • Nengomasha C and Magidimisha, H. Uneven Development and Migration Patterns: The Political Economy and Geography of Regional Development Disparities (P39-52) in Magidimisha. H; Khalema, E; Chilimambowa, T; and Chipungu L (Eds) 2017Crisis, Identify and Migration in Post-Colonial Southern Africa”. Advances in African Economic, Social and Political Development, Springer
  • Magidimisha. H; Khalema, E; Chilimambowa, T; and Chipungu L (2017) Crisis, Identity, and (Be)longing: A Thematic Introduction of the Vestiges of Migration in Post-independence Southern Africa. Regeneration and Integration in Southern Africa: Concluding Comments on Contemporary Challenges and Possibilities. Advances in African Economic, Social and Political Development, Springer
  • Magidimisha. H; Khalema, E; Chilimambowa, T; and Chipungu L (2017) Regeneration and Integration in Southern Africa: Concluding Comments on Contemporary Challenges and Possibilities. ” in Magidimisha. H; Khalema, E; Chilimambowa, T; and Chipungu L (Eds) 2016Crisis, Identify and Migration in Post-Colonial Southern Africa”. Advances in African Economic, Social and Political Development, Springer
  • Mercedes Beaudoin, Dani Harake, Michal Lordbieckie, Hangwelani Hope Magidimisha and Ece Ural (2016) Transforming Social Housing into Community Oriented Development, Prepared for City of Gdynia
  • Blankley, W., Molotja, N., Rumbelow, J., Vlotman, N., Sikaka, W., Magidimisha,H (2009) Gauteng Territorial Review commissioned by Gauteng Department of Environmental Affairs.
  • Blankley, W., Molotja, N., Rumbelow, J., Vlotman, N., Sikaka, W., Magidimisha,H (2010) South Africa Knowledge Indicator Report commissioned by Department of Science and Technology
  • Hemson, D and Magidimisha ,H (2011) Free state Growth Development Plan commissioned by Free state Provisional Government
  • Labadarios, D., Blankley, W., Molotja, N., Rumbelow, J., Sithole, M., Vlotman, N., Sikaka, W., Parker,S., Booyens, I., Magidimisha, H., Heath, K., Leiberum, V., Saunders, N., Sotashe, P., Sibindlana, M., Semaar, A., Siwendu, M. & Muller, L. (2011)         The National Survey of Research and Experimental Development (R&D) (2008/2009). Commissioned By: (Commissioned by the Department of Science and Technology. HSRC press; Web Address http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en/research-data/view/5607
  • Labadarios, D., Blankley, W., Molotja, N., Rumbelow, J., Vlotman, N., Sikaka, W., Parker, S., Booyens,I., Magidimisha, H., Heath, K., Lieberum, V., Saunders, N., Sotashe, P., Sibindlana, M., Semaar, A.,Siwendu, M., Muller, L. & Burns, A. (2008) South African National Survey of Research & Experimental Development 2007/08 ,The National Survey of Research and Experimental Development (R&D) Commissioned By: (Commissioned by the Department of Science and Technology. HSRC press; Web Address http://www.hsrc.ac.za/en/research-data/view/5607
  • POPOOLA, Ayobami. A1 and MAGIDIMISHA, Hangwelani. H1 Rural Livelihood and Development as a Function of Rural Infrastructure Investment. Enhancing Multidisciplinary In Innovation And Entrepreneurship For Emerging Researchers, 13 to 15 June 2017, Durban, SA
  • Magidimisha H, (2016). Role of Planners in the Face of Rapid Migration. Paper presented at the South African Cities Study Conference, DUT, Durban, March 2016.
  • Magidimisha H, (2016) Policy Coherence in Government Agencies , 28-29 July 2016, Sunnyside Part Hotel, Parktown ,JHB
  • Adams, D., Armitage, R.P., Chipungu, L., Hardman, M., Larkham, P. and Magidimisha, H. (2015) Informal Urban Agriculture: The Global Rise of Guerrilla Gardening. Paper presented at: the Royal Geographical Society with the Institute of British Geographers Annual Conference, 1st – 4th September, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK.
  • Roberts, B and Magidimisha, H (2015) Attitudes Towards Social Inequality: Fears and Global Prospects Council, South Africa. Paper presented at World Social Science Forum 13-16 September, ICC Durban, SA.
  • Roberts, Benjamin and Magidimisha, Hope (2015) : Spatial measures of socio-economic inequality in South Africa – Paper presented at World Social Science Forum 13-16 Septembe r, ICC Durban, SA.
  • Magidimisha, Hangwelani Hope (2015) Perpetuation of Spatial Inequality in service delivery: A case study of Vhembe District Municipality Paper presented at World Social Science Forum 13-16 September, ICC Durban, SA.
  • Magidimisha H.H (2012) : Inconsistence of service delivery in South Africa, focus on water and sanitation. International Conference on Inequality and Sustainability, November 9-10, 2012 ,The Fletcher School, Tufts University
  • Magidimisha H.H (2011) Inconsistence in Service Delivery: A Case Study of Makonde Village – Paper presented at a Conference on “Spatial Planning and Sustainable Regional Development” 15 – 17 October 2011, Sun City, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Magidimisha H.H (2011) Breaking the Rural-urban Divide through Service Provision – An Evaluation of Makonde Village in Thohoyandou. Paper presented at the Human Science Research Council Conference. 7 – 11 June 2011, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Magidimisha H.H (2011). Unconventional housing provision: Reflections on Health Aspects: a Case Study of Zimbabwe – Paper presented at a Conference on “Responding to the Global Economic Crisis”.  Held at Sunshine City, 12 – 15, Pretoria, South Africa.
  • Chipungu, L and Magidimisha H.H. (2012). Redefining Housing Production Systems in Developing Countries: A Comparative Study of Housing Strategies in South Africa and Zimbabwe. Paper presented at the International Academic Consortium for Sustainable Cities (IACSC2012) “Reimagining Sustainable Cities” hosted by Thammasat University, Pathumthani, Thailand. 8 September 2012
  • David McLennan, Ben Roberts and Hangwelani (2012) Paper  presented at Carnegie conference on Strategies to Overcome Poverty and Inequality, Cape Town,  The title of the paper: The Relationship Between Spatial Inequality and Attitudes to Inequality in South Africa
  • Chipungu, L and Magidimisha H.H. (2013). Redefining Housing Production Systems in Developing Countries: A Comparative Study of Housing Strategies in South Africa and Zimbabwe HSRC , Pretoria
  • Roberts, B., Magidimisha, HH and Moller V (2014) Trying to take the lid off Attitudes Qualitative insights into the South African Tshivenda translation of the Personal Wellbeing Index IOSQLS Conference, Berlin 15 -18 September 2014
  • Rosemary Hayangah and Magidimisha H (2014): From Design to Delivery- Implementation of National Planning Innovative Strategy implementation Framework to turn Government Plans and Policies into action through effective and ethical implementation for delivery. At The National Development Plan Indaba on Government-wide Integrated National Planning, Business Process Governance and Monitoring and Reporting Frameworks to Drive forward the implementation of Government Plans, Strategies and Policies 2014 16 – 17 October Garden Court South Beach, Durban
  • Chipungu, L and Magidimisha H.H. (2014). Revisiting the Frontiers of Urban Sprawl – A Housing Policy Perspective on South Africa, 4th Annual International Conference on Urban Studies & Planning, 9-12 June 2014, Athens, Greece