In 2014, the Limpopo districts of Waterberg and Mopani were badly affected by severe storms and gales that destroyed and damaged houses in a number of villages, rendering households destitute.
The KwaZulu-Natal master spatial plan (MSP) for human settlements was finalised in April.
The community of Knysna was overjoyed when the Minister of Human Settlements, Lindiwe Sisulu signed the transfer of 72 ha of land to the HDA for the development of integrated human settlements.
HDA hosted sector workshop on unauthorised land occupation and its impact on the upgrading of informal settlements on 17 May 2016
The dysfunctional procurement system used in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality was among the HDA’s areas of concern when appointed to support the metro’s human settlements delivery programme in 2015.