Dharavi Slum, Mumbai, India 2018
© Laurian Ghinitoiu
Dharavi is Asia’s largest slum, with an area of just over 2.1 square kilometers and a population of almost 800,000 people. With the density of 300,000/km2, Dharavi is one of the densest areas in the world with an informal economy of more $1 billion USD. Many big fashion companies, are buying leather products, and rebranding them without mentioning the origin.