South Africa: Solving the Lenasia Crisis
The intervention team set up by the government has adopted a framework that looks to resolve the housing crisis in Lenasia. Lenasia residents had their homes demolished last year over an alleged land scam.
South African Government, 11 January 2013
Stakeholders to the Special Lenasia Intervention Team (SPLIT) are drawing closer to finding an amicable and lasting solution to housing crisis in Lenasia. The Stakeholders... read more »
South Africa: Nation's Non-Existent Affordable Housing Programme
The South African Civil Society Information Service, 13 December 2012
The government's recent demolition of houses in Lenasia, apart from anything else, has exposed how inadequate the state is at providing housing for those who neither qualify for... read more »
Families who have lost their homes in Lenasia hope public pressure will lead to compensation and alternative accommodation after a court order allowed the government to demolish ... Read more »