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Highlighting the appalling state of toilets in Mumbai’s slums

One of us, “@payaltiwari” is making the news with her extensive research on the state of toilets in Mumbai.

Go on, read the article about the research and her! Click here.


God in the slums?

this week something has caught my attention.  the slums. the picture that is rocking on my mind is drunken men and women (they are funny) open sewers spewing forth from the rich neighbours, children running naked as if to disapprove #mydressmychoice theories.  201 more words

Could this favela be the blueprint for how our cities should look by 2050?

MGE  - Future shock – The wealthy design the cities of the future based on current slums as examples of  “better living”. We are sleepwalking into corporate control with a militarised police for ‘security’ – with the majority of the population living in slums. 731 more words

Spiritual Activism

Day 15 - Narobi Slums

Ever since I visited some slums in Asia last summer I’ve been intrigued by them – how people can live in such a small space, the unique culture and the diverse visual texture. 15 more words