Aspects in urban layout design in Zimbabwe
Case in Sunningdale, Harare
This book describes how urban design has to factor in a number of social, economic and institutional parameters in optimisation for sustainable urban design.
It is a story about Zimbabwe's urban design.
It puts into perspective a high-density (low-income) residential suburb in Harare called Sunningdale.
This is located adjacent to Graniteside Light Industrial Site, southeast of the Central Business District (CBD) of the city of harare.
Innocent is a Seniour Lecturer in the Department of Rural and Urban Planning at the University of Zimbabwe.
Before he was a lecturer at Harare Polytechnic College where he taught courses in Town Planning and Valuation and Estate Management.
Innocent is a prolific write in areas of urban informality, place stewardship and housing.