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Not Enough Toilets for Mumbai’s Slum Dwellers

A study by students of Harvard School of Public Health reveals some very interesting insights about basic sanitation facilities and urban public health in Mumbai. “Poor sanitation is one of the most important underlying causes in the country’s pervasive malnutrition,” … Continue reading

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Designing Communities for Social Sustainability

Population growth is going to have profound impacts on politics, economics, and society in the coming decades, one issue being the basic question: Where are we going to put these people? “UN surveys indicate that…by 2030 over two billion people … Continue reading

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