Slum Kids Push Themselves to Create a Brighter Future



The planet's exponential population growth is increasing the number of those living in urban shanty towns. According to UN-HABITAT by 2030 the world will house two billion slum dwellers. Among these families, children are especially vulnerable. This project focuses on the dreams and struggles of those children who aspire to overcome their marginal fate.
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Glue-Sniffing A Runaway Problem on Karachi Streets

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15-Year-Old Dreams of Escaping from Argentine Slums

  •  Argentina
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Beating Drugs and the Odds, Boy Grows Up On Rio Streets

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Slums

  •  Turkey
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Church Versus Drugs in Argentinian Slums

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The Progress Bar

  •  China
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