All posts tagged slums

Rio de Janeiro's favelas are a direct response to the government’s failure to provide affordable housing for the poorest citizens. But with massive developments underway as the city prepares for the World Cup and Olympic games, will segregation become a thing of the past? Read more
More than 1 million of Delhi’s residents have been displaced through demolition of slum neighborhoods over the last 10 years. At the same time, India’s government continues to construct roads instead of transit or pedestrian infrastructure, losing public space in the process. Read more