Manila Slums

July 14, 2010 Philippines Write a Comment 10,557 Views

The Slums Of Manila, Philippines.

Manila is one of the mega-cities in the world with really huge shanty-towns. It looks like a inaccurately pieced together puzzle and nobody knows exactly how many people live in these slums. Manila also has one of the biggest squatter areas, also known as Smokey Mountain.

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Religion is what keeps the poor from killing the rich…
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About one billion people live in slums and the highest concentration of them can be found in Asia.
Portrait of a boy living in the slums of Manila.
Portrait of a boy living in the slums of Manila.
Lenys junk shop.
Lenys junk shop – slums around Smokey Mountain in Manila.
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