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Philippines - Puerto Princesa, Slum Cats

Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines, May 2016. On the look out for a view point and a good place might be from the pier in downtown, according to Google maps. 437 more words

Backpacker

Mumbai

“You just have to walk into the road in India and the cars will dodge you. A friend of ours told us that an Indian wouldn’t dare run over a white person.” 2,363 more words

India

A Visit to Zwelihle – An Inside Look at a South African Slum

I knew a little about the slums or “townships” of South Africa. Remnants of the apartheid era, townships were the segregated, underdeveloped settlements created for non-whites to live in, usually on the periphery of the cities. 485 more words

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Upholding the caste dignity in India

In the world of intolerance and hate, Martin Luther Kings’s quote is a befitting reply to violent conditions, “non-violence is a powerful and just weapon which cuts without wounding and ennobles the man who wields it. 888 more words

Society

Dharavi - Millionen Slum mitten in Mumbai

Slum ist nicht gleich Slum

Eine Slumtour? Soll man das machen?

Das muss wirklich jeder für sich selber entscheiden, aber mich hat es sehr interessiert wie die Menschen hier leben, weil Dharavi einer der bekanntesten Slums der Welt ist und ich schon so einige andere gesehen habe. 723 more words

Dharavi Slum

The Dharavi Slum

India is a land of contrasts. In addition to having some of the most expensive homes in the world, there is also extreme poverty and dire living conditions. 1,090 more words

Human Rights

The Role of Local Government in Slum Communities in India

The Role of Local Government in Slum Communities in India
By Katelyn Hicks, Nafisa Bohra, Noah Hicks, Amber Browder, Vanessa Wong, Druha Karunakaran

Abstract:

Economic disparity coupled with political disjuncture poses serious political, social, and health risks to a growing population of India, especially in dense, urban areas like Mumbai, Delhi, and Surat. 270 more words

Research Papers