As we come to the end of the year there are many ‘wrap-up’ issues that begin niggling at the edges of our organisational to-do lists. One of these should be the production of the Annual Report in early 2011.
Access to shelter is a major concern for poor South Africans. Statistics of the national housing backlog abound, including the high number of people living in informal settlements in rudimentary and dangerous structures.
Though they represent the lucky few, members of the Vosloorus community received 650 houses after nine years of involvement in a government housing programme.