Platform for Mumbai’s slum entrepreneurs

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We recently saw an initiative that empowered startup talent in a Finnish refugee camp, and now Design Museum Dharavi is a mobile museum that will provide a platform for makers in the Mumbai neighborhood. The project is an initiative of Jorge Mañes Rubio, Amanda Pinatih and URBZ. Taking the model of a pop-up, it will stop at various locations throughout the neighborhood. Despite being an 'informal settlement', Dharavi is famed for producing very little waste due to a culture of recycling and repurposing. The mobile museum will showcase local makers, enable them to connect with potential clients and run workshops,…

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