The learning outcomes are

  • Understand National Urbanization Policy (NUP) from Rwandese and international perspective
    • Understand its need:
      • Why doed Rwanda have a national urban policy?
      • Why do countries have national urban policies? 
    • Understand its nature 
      • What are the main characteristics of the Rwanda National Urban Policy?
  • Understand the Spatial Development Framework (SDF)
    • Understand its need 
      • Explain the SDF as a whole
    • Understand its nature
      • Eplain individual blocks (each is a topic? )
        - data collection
        - Matrix of Functions
        - Consultative workshops
        - Preliminary SDF
        - SMCE
        - Strategic Action Plans
        - Technical review and political validation
  • Be familiar with the relation between the National Urban policy and the Spatial Development Framework
    • Apply the SDF in urban planning practice
      • Roles of SDF for NUP