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Slums of the world photo essay leave a reply altos de cazuca, colombia a slum outside bogota with approximately 50,000 people comuna 13, colombia a slum in the city of medellin with approximately 135,000 people dharavi, india a slum in mumbai with approximately 1 million people sadr city, iraq a slum in baghdad with. Dharavi slum is located in mumbai, in india - dharavi slum introduction the area is shown the photograph to the above characteristics and conditions mumbai has thrived economically in the recent years and now has one of the highest property prices in the world.
← photo essay – from the interiors of shangri-la county and a slice of naxi life best travel moments from 2014 (the year of many firsts’) → 12 responses to “street art, murals and graffiti in dharavi, mumbai. Photo essay: vertical slums, by giulio di sturco via photo addict in 2008, dharavi inhabitants began to move to municipal residences and the land of dharavi was put up for sale with the intent to build shopping malls and residential areas for the new mumbai middle class posted by. Slumdog entrepreneurs dharavi, a slum in mumbai, is the recycling center of india in some 15,000 single room factories, thousands of locals handle at least 80% of mumbai's plastics as well as everything from tin cans to toy cars.
Whenever i would take a photo of a group of children, they would erupt in screams of joy and laughter in my extremely sheltered view of the world, i see these conditions as repulsive but for the people of dharavi, this is life.
Salt and raw goat hides in the dharavi slum of mumbai this photo essay in photos: dharavi leather workshops bloomberg offers premium business content through the bloomberg media distribution. Dharavi slum mumbai has thrived economically in the recent years and now has one of the highest property prices in the world despite this the majority of the population live in squatter settlements such as dharavi.
Reflective essay: dharavi slum the following is a reflective essay i wrote for my class – it’s somewhat lengthy, so be warned i wrote this several weeks ago, which is why it elaborates on an earlier blog post on the dharavi slum in mumbai.