What we continue to fail to bring under control is the frequency with which such fires continue to ravage...
Indian authorities have asked a developer to tear down and rebuild Dharavi, a bustling settlement in...
It is time our development vision included a long-term, sustainable solution
Young filmmaker Juboraj Shamim wanted to make something that would say, “At the end of the day...
Community health solutions for women in urban slums
How can we better manage disasters in slum areas?
There is no real development if the most marginisalised in our society continue to suffer
The government is building 70,000-80,000 flats in Purbachal, and 14,500 flats more in Jhilmil residential...
The Maria Cristina Foundation is doing the good work for our children in the slums
When it comes to flooding, it is the poor who suffer the most
It is of utmost importance to have good quality affordable housing
The local administration issued warnings to residents after stationing a mobile court in the area
'Around 44% of Dhaka's residents are poor and yet they are denied basic access to their rights,' architect...
Will anything change now?
A massive fire swept through a crowded shanty town near the docks in Manila, destroying houses and leaving...
But even more important than the technical mainstreaming into planning is the need to be much better...
A more long term solution is needed for where and how these poor people will be housed
The tragedy is that solutions exist, and yet they have been routinely ignored
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