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Township,RDP,housing,poverty,construction,black,building,middle-class,builder,.An unidentified man takes a break while working on the roof of a RDP (rapid development program) government sponsored house, also known as Mandela houses, on February 19, 2004 in Soweto outside Johannesburg, South Africa. The government promised to build one million houses during the election in 1994 and about 1,7 million houses have been built. Still the housing backlog are estimated to about 6-7 million units, making it still a dream for many poor people in South Africa to own a house. .©Per-Anders Pettersson/iAfrika Photos....
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