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Nairobi - Interesting neighbours (golfcourses and slums)

Nairobi - Interesting neighbours (golfcourses and slums)

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Uploaded 25 Feb 2012 by GRID-Arendal
Year: 2005 Author: Hugo Ahlenius, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
Description:
Trends in development and urbanization show that the gaps between the rich and the poor is generally increasing world wide. This satellite image over Nairobi, Kenya highlights the location of golf courses and informal settlements (e.g. slums, squatters) and they are, in a few cases, next door to each other - highlighting the contrasts.
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