Articles by Christine Hogg

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Backyarder programme doesn’t go far enough, say Bellville South residents

Residents complain of living conditions in spite of City of Cape Town upgrade

By Christine Hogg - 25 August 2017
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Meet Khayelitsha’s guerilla gardeners

Ujamaa encourages people to be less dependent on supermarkets for food

By Christine Hogg - 17 July 2017
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City promises social housing in Woodstock

Sceptical activist calls for concrete plans

By Christine Hogg - 31 January 2017
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Salt River family ordered to leave their home of 11 years

Nooran Dreyer and her family must leave tomorrow

By Christine Hogg - 7 December 2016
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Salt River man’s daily battle “to put a candle and bread on the table”

Residents of settlement under bridge collect cardboard and plastic for recycling

By Christine Hogg - 25 August 2016
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Uncertain future for residents of old stables in Woodstock

Die Stalle to be developed as social housing

By Christine Hogg - 13 July 2016
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In Salt River gentrification often means eviction

Family set to lose their home of 11 years

By Christine Hogg - 15 June 2016

Future uncertain for Woodstock’s poorest families

Residents of Pine Road informal settlement want houses but fear high rents.

By Christine Hogg - 7 January 2016