#Slums

  • Article: Dance Team From Slums of Mumbai Wins Golden Buzzer on 'America's Got Talent'

    Dance Team From Slums of Mumbai Wins Golden Buzzer on 'America's Got Talent'

    By Gabrielle Deonath|July 25, 2019

    Twenty-nine dancers who reside in slums in Mumbai received a “golden buzzer” push earlier this week. Read more

  • Article: Solar-Powered Cable Cars Serve Bogota's Poorest Using Clean Energy

    Solar-Powered Cable Cars Serve Bogota's Poorest Using Clean Energy

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 17, 2019

    The system allows thousands of people to travel with almost no carbon footprint. Read more

  • Article: The Slums of East Asia Are Most Prone to Climate Change, World Bank Warns

    The Slums of East Asia Are Most Prone to Climate Change, World Bank Warns

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 4, 2017

    “Our collective challenge is to expand opportunities to all in the cities.” Read more

  • Article: The Incredibly Simple Way One Peru Slum Is Tackling Tuberculosis

    The Incredibly Simple Way One Peru Slum Is Tackling Tuberculosis

    By Phineas Rueckert|Jan. 10, 2017

    The initiative aims at reducing TB deaths in 2017 to zero. Read more