The Kalimati Kids

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Along the banks of the Bagmati, one of Kathmandu’s dirtiest rivers, in an area called Kalimati, live hundreds of immigrant low-cast Indian squatters. The majority of the men in these slums sell fruit for a living, whilst the women and … Continue reading

Libera Terra

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The cooperative “Placido Rizzotto”, based in San Giuseppe Jato, near Corleone, Sicily, is part of the umbrella organization “Libera”, founded by Don Luigi Ciotti to fight against the Mafia. Thanks to his work, the Italian Parliament passed a law in … Continue reading