Luckily here in America we have homeless shelters although we don't have enough to meet the needs of the homeless population it's a lot better than these shanty towns found all over the world.
Cape Town South Africa // Khayelitsha Township
South African art by guigoune, via Flickr
Langa, Cape Town.
South African townships
Khayelitsha Township in Cape Town is one of South Africa's largest and fastest growing informal settlements. While unemployment stands at 24.5% nationally, in townships this rises 57%. Photograph: Per-Anders Pettersson/Getty Images
Gay Travel: South Africa's Khayelitsha Township
Township Scene Frank Ross
Two kids "sticking together" in a township in Cape Town
Hand embroidered wall hanging by women of the Intuthuko sewing group, Etwatwa Township near Johannesburg.. Available from www.africanthreads.ca
Daily life in South African township – Khayelitsha | Demotix.
Township art by South African artist Katherine Ambrose