When quarantine is a privilege
Housing overcrowding and substandard living conditions of the urban poor
Keywords:Housing, Covid-19, Global South, Chile, Living conditions, Urban poor, Inequality, Overcrowding
In a ruthless way, the pandemic has evidenced existing inequalities among cities around the world. It should not come as a surprise then, that social distancing, self-isolation, and working from home, are measures which are not easy or even possible to follow by an important part of the world’s population that live in substandard housing and overcrowded living conditions.
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