Almost everybody seems to have an opinion about homelessness in Cape Town with roughly 14,000 people sleeping on the city’s streets and in its night shelters. These figures are from The Costs of Homelessness study which was before the full effect of the pandemic was felt. Yet there were only about 2,500 shelter beds in Cape Town. The difference between these two numbers explains the enormity and nature of the problem. To Read more : https://www.dailymaverick.co.za/article/2021-06-01-city-of-cape-towns-approach-to-homeless-people-is-not-working/