Dandora Dumpsite

Published April 27th, 2012

This is Dandora the only Dumpsite in Nairobi the capital city of Kenya.

All the garbage in Nairobi is brought everyday in truckloads to this dumpsite the side of 24 football fields. the vast wasteland is home to more than 5000 people to some its a sight for sore eyes to others its a place full of opportunities.

There is usually a buzz whenever the trucks coming from the airport arrive.. this is precious cargo to the folks here..

Left overs from international and local flights are considered a small feast..

Scavenging is done using bare hands foraging for Plastic bottles and containers, all sorts of Metals/glass anything that can earn you a quick buck. competition is stiff among the people, birds and pigs..

this are the people of Dandora Dumpsite....

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