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  • Mumbai - Dharavi
    • why is Mumbai global?
      • 33% of india's entire tax revenue
      • 40% of international flights to India land in Mumbai
      • produce more films than hollywood
    • Dharavi
      • challenges
        • water shortages
          • 1 pump between 12 houses
          • only on for 2 hours a day
        • 1 million people in 1spmile
        • diseases
          • 4000 new cases every day
          • due to contaminated water
          • TB + typhoid
        • toxic waste in streets
        • water pipe running through sewage
      • opportunities
        • high employment
        • create jobs where they can - informal traders
        • low crime rates
        • community spirit
          • different way of life
        • model of sustainable living
      • What small businesses function there?
        • make cheap pottery, plastic toys, emborided clothes + leather handbags for export markets
          • pottery sold to trading company to export globally
        • recycling industry employ over 10,000 people
    • Vision Mumbai
      • upgrade services + infrastructure
        • water
        • healthcare
        • sanitation
        • safety
      • increase housing availability
        • reduce slum housing by 60%
        • make housing more affordable
      • improve transport
        • add more carriages + buses
        • increase  freeways + expressways
      • raise adequate financing + reduce administrative expenditive
      • make governance more efficient + responsible
        • reduce time needed for building approval
      • Boost economic growth by 8-10% pa
        • focusing n services
        • make Mumbai a "consumption center"
    • demolition of Dharavi slums - land sold to foreign investors (worth $10bn)

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