Saturday, October 15, 2005
Indian architect works with squatters
Pratima Joshi runs Shelter, an NGO in Pune, India, which encourages squatters to organize. The result: they think for themselves. "Some slums wanted sanitation, others wanted water. If they were by the river bed or in difficult terrain, they opted for housing," says Joshi, an architect by training. BBC NEWS has more details.