The Dhaka Hustle

I spent last week in one of the most densely populated, busiest and polluted cities in the world. What I saw was heart-warming, harsh, and wholly inspiring.

Travis J. Todd
May 16, 2018 · 5 min read

Hell, it takes a lot of courage just to live in Dhaka. Trying to cross the street or ride a rickshaw will test your courage immediately.

But it’s not only that. These kids are breaking stereotypes, choosing a career path against their society’s idea of a stable job, attempting to solve a real problems with social impact and all without the social safety net we enjoy in Germany. That’s a courage we should all be inspired by.

Silicon Allee

Curated essays from Berlin’s start-up scene.

Travis J. Todd

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Cofounder of Silicon Allee. American. Berliner-ish.

Silicon Allee

Curated essays from Berlin’s start-up scene.