Court victory vindicates shack dwellers' rights

People rebuild their homes in June 2014 at Cato Crest after demolition squads descended on the informal settlement. Photo courtesy Abahlali baseMjondolo.

“Our houses have been demolished and we have no place to stay.

We tried to secure shelter and now we are being chased away from the forest.

They say we must figure out what to do next and we have no idea where to go.