With more people than ever before living in cities – and an tidal wave of migration from rural areas, urban poverty is increasing dramatically. The worst places for this new urban problem are all south of the equator – and growing fast.
Media output tells us the world consists successful politicians, businesspeople celebrities and the internet - all with their own “Top 100” lists. The Global Institute for Tomorrow (GIfT) is producing The Other Hundred, a list of what it calls the “incredible yet uncelebrated” who make up the majority of our world.
Employees and management members from all Daimler South East Asia entities and divisions in Singapore, actively supported the poverty housing project of Habitat for Humanity on Batam/Indonesia. Groups of volunteers performed on-site construction work on October 28/29 and November 3/4.