Mumbai's Dharavi slums

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Mumbai's Dharavi slums

  1. 1. Indian Slums Settlement patterns and processes
  2. 2. According to the United Nations, one billion people worldwide live in slums.
  3. 3. Roughly one-third of the world's poor people live in India.
  4. 4. Mumbai is one of the most populous cities in the world with approximately 14 million people
  5. 5. 55% of the population of Mumbai lives in slums
  6. 6. Approximately seven million people in Mumbai live in slums
  7. 7. Mumbai’s slums cover only 6-8% of the city’s land with 55% of its people.
  8. 8. It is believed that 72% of this slum population is literate.
  9. 9. They don’t become resourceful and inventive – slum life forces it on them.
  10. 10. They don’t become resourceful and inventive – slum life forces it on them.
  11. 11. They don’t become resourceful and inventive – slum life forces it on them.
  12. 12. They don’t become resourceful and inventive – slum life forces it on them.
  13. 13. They don’t become resourceful and inventive – slum life forces it on them.
  14. 14. Quality of health revolves around access to safe water and sanitation.
  15. 15. Toilet facilities like this are rare.
  16. 16. Sewers are often non-existent. Here drums of excrement are dumped.
  17. 17. Sewers are often non-existent.
  18. 18. Wrap and throw or flying toilet.
  19. 19. Official plans include redeveloping the region
  20. 20. Human activity in Dharavi
  21. 21. More than 450 million Indians exist on less than $1.25 a day, according to the World Bank.
  22. 22. More than 450 million Indians exist on less than $1.25 a day, according to the World Bank.
  23. 23. More than 450 million Indians exist on less than $1.25 a day, according to the World Bank.
  24. 24. More than 450 million Indians exist on less than $1.25 a day, according to the World Bank.
  25. 25. More than 450 million Indians exist on less than $1.25 a day, according to the World Bank.
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