A year or so ago, I was listening to my iPod in an auto-rickshaw when I heard this song by Jimmy Cliff. I felt it resonated with some of the sad sights around me, and I often left it on repeat. Then I decided to make a video.
HQ VIDEO – Bangladesh: Many Rivers to Cross
Dhaka’s largest waste site: photographs of Matuail landfill
Four thousand tonnes of waste are deposited at Matuail Landfill in the southern outskirts of Bangladesh’s teeming capital every day. Matuail is the largest waste site in Dhaka as it is responsible for 65 percent of the total waste generated.