Archive | May, 2014

SPF Quoted in… Daneel Knoetze on CoCT’s proposed “Community Villages”

  Cape Argus (AM edition) 11 April 2014 Author: Dannel Knoetze (staff reporter) Daneel Knoetze interviewed City officials about the proposed “Community Villages” solution that is getting some attention of late. Another journalist interviewed street-based people as the paper felt it necessary to include their comments. Unfortunately, the folks on the streets weren’t given the [...]

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Conveor’s Thoughts: Should you give to people on the street?

Greg has worked with vulnerable people in South Africa for the past 20 years. He is currently the Operations Manager of The Service Dining Rooms and Convenor of the Street People’s Forum in Cape Town. The opinion expressed here are his own thoughts and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the SPF or any [...]

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