Latest articles on Water Shortages
It is difficult for residents of informal settlements to follow guidelines to prevent Covid-19 transmission, such as hand-washing, in the absence of access to water. It is governments’ responsibility to provide these basic services
A broken municipality and a four-year crisis forces residents to consider desperate choices, such as trading sex for water
It has been five years since a bulk water supply project was started in the Limpopo Bushveld but people still don’t have water
During the dry season, many communities in the Torres Strait Islands have their mains water supply limited to nine hours a day during the week.
Emulating some of the best elements of a save-water campaign, Cape Town now needs to show residents that the restrictions are fair.
The city argues that it is not carrying out evictions, but is acting against land invasions
An entrepreneurial, business-minded, impact-driven individual is sought to lead the organisation as it looks to scale and grow
Balwin Properties’ Edge registration of over 16 000 units was a global first, covering more homes than any single property developer in the world to date
The combination of limited access to quality soap and a lack of knowledge of how to properly wash hands is a challenge in many vulnerable communities
SAICA calls for a review of the mandatory minimum skills and qualifications required for all key financial management positions within the public sector