Entries tagged ‘Pollution’
Who do Chennai’s waterways belong to — the slum-dwellers who currently live along them, or the richer residents who may soon make their homes there? Kavitha Rajagopalan investigates in the sixth and final Forefront of the Informal City Dialogues.
In Chennai, a city famous for its beaches, an ecological disaster is festering as the official sewage utility fails to provide service and residents jerry-rig their own solutions.
Small sachets of drinking water have revolutionized the way Accra quenches its thirst, but they’ve taken an environmental toll.