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In March 2020, the government enforced a
lockdown to curb the spread of SARS-CoV-2 in Cape Town, South Africa. However,
in this divided city, historically under-resourced areas lack access to basic
water and sanitation amenities, secure food sources, and the ability to isolate
upon exposure to the virus. In a unique, informal, and rapid respons...