Founding Director
XY Innovative Housing

Clara Norell is a construction engineer – educated in Sweden (Malmö University), as well as a civil engineer education in South Africa – at Cape Technikon Peninsula University. Claras primary focus and life-project is to target the water crisis in Sub-Saharan Africa, starting with combating the water-draught in Cape Town by creating a innovative sustainable hosuing infrastructure for the Citys´ poorer population. Clara has been living on and off in Gugulethu, a township outside of Cape Town since 2003 and thereby also first-hand experience of living without access to clean water. Clara has been a board-member of Swedish – Southern African Chamber of Commerce (SSACC) since it started 2013.

Posted June 12, 2017 in: by linda