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Living Lands in Khayelitsha

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Project Description

Having worked predominantly in rural landscapes, Living Lands has begun work in an urban landscape. Khayelitsha is a partially informal township located about 30km south-east of Cape Town. We have started work in ward 89 where there is a  heavily polluted wetland which may be hazardous to the residents.  We are working with the ward councillor and the community to raise awareness on the benefits a clean wetland can offer to the people. We look forward to exploring possibilities to expand this work and intend for this current project to l pave way for future work on other wetlands in the wider Khayelitsha area.

Duration:
2014

Funder:
Table Mountain Fund