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a group of shacks sitting on top of a river next to a lush green forest
Quick Guide | Manila slum life
In the Philippines where about 20 million people live in slums. One tenth of slum dwellers live in the capital Manila, in neighborhoods like this one in the Tondo District. Tondo is one of the oldest areas of Manila, and dates back about 1,000 years. But the past has been erased by the present. Today it's one of the most densely populated places on earth. There are 80,000 people per square km. The U.N. says many of them lack adequate water, housing, sanitation, education, health and employment.
a yellow and red train traveling through a slum covered city
an auto rickshaw parked on the side of a road in front of shops and businesses
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a young boy sitting on the ground next to a wall with graffiti written on it
Sobre la Fotografía Documental
Concepto de fotografía documental. Ejemplos Módulo 2: Registrando
a young boy standing next to a large metal barrel on top of a dirt field
Faces of world poverty: 20 arresting photographs
I am trying to raise funds to go on a mission trip to Managua, Nicaragua in June with my church. We will be installing water filtration systems.
an artistic painting of a city street at night
Kowloon Walled City, an art print by Jared Shear
Some UZs are barely inhabitable, wracked with open warfare and a complete lack of social services
an alley way with wooden slats and blue tarp on the roof, next to water
Smokey Tours: A walk through the slums of the Philippine capital
Smokey Tours