1887

oa ESR Review : Economic and Social Rights in South Africa - The role of third parties contracted by government in realising the right to access housing in South Africa : legislative and policy reform - feature

 

Abstract

The right of access to adequate housing is recognised as a basic human right under Section 26 of the South African Constitution (the Constitution). In the celebrated case of Government of the Republic of South Africa and Others v Grootboom and Others 2001 (1) SA 46 (CC), it was noted that the right to housing is about more than bricks and mortar: it includes people living in dignity, security and peace.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/esrrev/16/2/EJC175356
2015-01-01
2016-12-06
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error