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About Us

The Institute of Human Settlement Practitioners South Africa

The Institute of Human Settlement Practitioners South Africa (IHSP-SA) is a not-for-profit, voluntary
association of practitioners and professionals in the field of housing and human settlements in South Africa.
These are students undertaking housing and human settlements qualification in various Universities in the country,
graduates of these qualification, academics who teaches and practitioners and professionals within the sector.

Vision, Mission and Core values

providing leadership for the professionalization of human settlements sector


These Strategic Objectives

are therefore the basis for tracking progress via the realisation of targets and milestones detailed in the following section of the Strategic Plan.

August - September 2022


The Purpose of the Provincial Roadshows is to promote and market the Institute and ongoing programmes while galvanizing maximum membership support and meaningful participation in its planned events and programmes. Our Aim is facilitate membership registration in the Institute Database with a set target of 3000 that must be achieved by 24 November 2022, paving way for the recognition of the Institute by the South African Qualifications Authority.

Movers & Shakers

Key strategic partners