Laudika Kandjinga

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Staff Details

Office Location: 
Architecture Building, Floor 1, Room 053

Laudika is a former student of the university (previously the Polytechnic of Namibia) where he obtained the B-Tech in Land Management and Diploma in Land Use Planning. Before joining the NUST, he previously worked as a Development Planner for the Otjozondjupa Regional Council, and as a Consultant at the Integrated Environmental Consultants Namibia. He graduated from the University of Pretoria with a Masters of Town and Regional Planning, currently enrolled for the PhD at the same institution. 


M.TRP (UP), B-Tech. LM and Dip, LUP (PoN), PhD candidate, (UP)

Professional Affiliation 

NCTRP (in training), NITRP (Planner in-training No. T22), SACPLA Candidate Planner (No C/8266/2016)

Research Focus

  • CPTED 
  • Spatial Planning 
  • Urban Public Space



  • Applied Spatial Planning, Planning Theory, Land Use Planning, Rural Development Tools and Techniques. 


  • Supervision of Honours theses


Book Chapters

Non peer-reviewed articles

Conference presentations & invited talks

  • Namibia Agricultural Trade Forum, 24th Public Dialogue on Trade and Climate Change, how it will impact on Namibia? 27th September 2011. As a speaker/Presenter 
  • Institute for Global Dialogue (IGD): Barriers to Climate Change Adaptation Implementation in SADC. Pretoria, South Africa, 04th April 2011. As a speaker/Presenter 
  • 16th -20th August 2010: Second International Conference on Climate, Sustainability and Development in Semi-arid (ICID 2010), Fortaleza, state of Ceará, Brazil, a speaker/Presenter 
  • Second International Academic Partnership for Environment and development Innovation in Africa (APEDIA) conference on Sustainable Land Use in Africa. Land Use and Climate Change: Challenges and Opportunities for Adaptation Strategies. Polytechnic of Namibia, 30 & 31 August 2010. As a speaker/Presenter 
  • DFID Pre-selection of Sponsored Candidates to attend the Second International Conference on Climate, Sustainability and Development in Semi-arid Regions (ICID 2010) (Brazil, August 2010), in Lusaka, Zambia, 8 & 9 June 2010. As a speaker/Presenter 
  • SADC Conference on Sustainable Land Management in the Drylands of Southern Africa: The Practicalities. Windhoek, Namibia. 07th-10th September 2009. Organized by the MET, Country Pilot Partnership for Integrated Sustainable Land Management (CPP for ISLM), Windhoek. As a speaker/Presenter 


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