Originally posted on BGTV MEDIA ONLINE:
2012 by journeymanpictures
There’s a hidden 4th world about to explode: the world of slums. These sub-populations survive in the direst of circumstances, excluded from mainstream society. What’s more they’re growing at an alarming rate. In 2007 1 billion people lived in slums, by 2030 it will be 2 billion. This eye-opening investigation brings us inside the world’s shanty towns and explores the reasons for their rapid expansion and the consequences if this mass of deprived humanity is ignored.