28 March 2020 – Asked provinces provide food and accommodation to people working and living on the street

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Type of Intervention: Housing
Sectors Involved: Food and necessities
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Government of South Africa requested that all provinces activate shelters to provide accomodation and meals to people living and working on the streets, including children.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/minister-lindiwe-zulu-social-grants-will-be-paid-during-coronavirus-covid-19-lockdown-28