James Clacherty shares contrasting views of District Six in Cape Town that highlight this urban wound at the heart of the city.
Poor urban residents have been successfully housing themselves while states struggle to meet housing demand. James Clacherty explores how an informal, community-led housing model might be able to meet growing urban housing demand.
Mapping of informal taxi networks could help governments see them as legitimate forms of public transport, writes James Clacherty.
Vaya’s treatment of people’s relationship with Johannesburg is grounded in the lived realities of some of its most marginalised residents.
An exploration of the useless elements in Cape Town’s built environment and what they can tell us about our relationship with our cities.
The reality of homelessness in Cape Town is more complicated than the deficiency narrative reproduced so often by wealthy city residents and city officials, writes James Clacherty.