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  • Our invisible Green Collars

    Imagine our beloved city of Mumbai if our hundred thousand ‘waste-pickers’ / ‘rag-pickers’ suddenly vanished! Our neighborhoods would be awash in waste, in excess of what the municipal authorities can handle. Our massive recycling industries, such as in slums like Dharavi, would lose a chunk of their raw material inputs. Our city’s greenhouse gas emissions would significantly increase, with landfills and their harmful effects ballooning further. Our commercial purchasers of recycled products would find costs rising. And most unfortunate of all, our most poor and vulnerable members of urban India would lose their one and only opportunity to earn a meager 100 rupees a day while contributing to our social development.

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  • The Urban Vision : Capture the BIG Picture
    Monument to Holocaust Victims - Public Square and Maze -BerlinA delightful Structure of glas and concrete - BerlinNew Urban Cul-de-sac: Fused grid retrofitNew Urban Cul-de-sac: Fused Grid retrofitThe end of the grid: a fused grid solutionMobility for All modes: Healthy City InfrastructurePublic Transit Fun - Powered by beerResidential Side Street - Two sided sardine parckingUnusual, mindful mix - car park and green park
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