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Dharavi
Number of toilets available
People per toilet
Percentage of women suffering from malnutrition
Most cmon cause of death

1440
625
50%
Malnutrition

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Positives of dharavi

Good community feel
85% of people work locally at their own leisure.
Informal employment= 1 billion GDP

3

How close does Mumbai fit the land use model

CBD built around the port. Not in centre
The rest of the model fits

4

LSS bottom up approach

Health charity working in Mumbai.
Helps leprosy patients. It reduced from 4000 to 219.
Expanded to treat tb
Calls it work SET:
Surveys.
Educates
Treats

5

Vision mumbai. Top down approach

Build 1 mil low cost homes and reduce slums.
Improve transport.
Improve water quality by reducing air pollution.
200000 moved from slums + 45000 homes demolished w flats replacing slums

72 new trains introduced

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Cyclone nargis

Category 4 in Myanmar
Protection mangrove forests protested it
140000 killed
450000 houses destroyed
65% of rice paddies destroyed

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Hurricane Katrina. USA

Category 3 in 2005
Hurricane warn given out 3 days before
New Orleans was evacuated
80%of New Orleans flooded
1/2 of national wildlife refuge washed away
1800 killed
3 million left without electricity
230000 jobs lost

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3 gorges dam China

On Yangtze River. Top down approach
Stops floods+ generates renewable energy
300000 had died previously from floods
Holds 10.3 trillion litres of water
$22.5 billion to make
1.3 bill forced to move promised money- didn’t get
13 cities flooded in order to have the dam

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Astra project- biogas. Bottom up

Researched their lives- noticed w collected fuel
Cow dung placed in metal dome- creates methane gas- as pressure increases , is pumped into homes
Created 200,000 jobs
Smoke free kitchens
Girls can get education instead of collecting fuel

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India

Has 12 major ports+20 international airports
GDP went from 0.3 in 1990 to 2.1 in 2015

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What are the three different types of development

Social
Economic
Political