In September 2016, more than 2000 migrants were living in the streets in Paris, most of them in Jaurès and Stalingrad metro stations. In November 2016, as the camps were dismantled, almost 5000 people were evacuated.
Drug trafficking, prostitution, guns, and gangs are just a few of the words that too often come to mind when one thinks of Brazilian slums. Not only are these beliefs unstructured…
Is this about me????
Noelia Morales, The New School: Urbanizing Asia, Instructor Christina Kim Originally written: December 13, 2014
1ghet·tonoun \ˈge-(ˌ)tō\: a part of a city in which members of a particular group or race live usually in poor conditions: The poorest part of a city
Taking the interview with children, I discovered to give the gesture of smile to that person you are going to approach for little mutual comforts. It’s not only a general rule but also helps to trigger your mind.
The Slumdog Children of Mumbai
I saw this heart touching documentary about four bright street children in Mumbai. The team followed their lives through three months and managed to save one, Salam, from drug-addiction and potential sexual abuse. And what’s great…