Monwabisi Park (Endlovini) Social Audit (AugustĀ 2016)

This report is on access to basic sanitation in Monwabisi Park, an informal settlement in Khayelitsha, Cape Town. The City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality is the body responsible for the provision of sanitation in Cape Town.1 The City of Cape Town outsources this service to Quetzal Trading CC and Sannicare in Monwabisi Park.

Over the course of the month of July 2016 the residents of Monwabisi Park, the local South African National Civic Organisation (SANCO) branch, supported by the Social Justice Coalition (SJC) conducted a social audit focusing on the provision of sanitation services in the Monwabisi Park area. The social audit took place from 11 July - 23 July 2016 and a public hearing to present findings and evidence to the community, City officials and service providers was held on 30 July 2016. In total, 870 residents of Monwabisi Park were interviewed during this process.