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# shanty-town - Sunday 2 April, 2017

In Casablanca, locals are building shanty towns on the rooftops of historic apartment buildings

A housing crisis has led Moroccans to cobble together makeshift homes.

# shanty-town - Tuesday 22 January, 2013

Putting the favelas of Rio de Janeiro on the map

After a 1937 city ordinance didn’t map them due to their ‘temporary’ nature, the shanty towns have finally been recognised.