Dharavi Diary – India
The project started with a bunch of youngsters with a will to make a difference through their creativity. Mr. Nawneet Ranjan, a social entrepreneur and a filmmaker along with his crew started working on a documentary “Dharavi Diary” to dwell deep into their lives and to understand their needs, their struggles, their happiness and the way they live. Dharavi is Asia’s largest slum with over one million people packed into a labyrinth of dark alleys. Dharavi Diary team is making this possible by means of various projects namely Dharavi Recycling School, Feature Documentary, Cross-Platform Story-Telling, Games, Interactive Slum Walk and Webisodes. In 2016, Using the open-source developing tool, MIT App Inventor, the girls have developed several mobile apps to tackle everyday problems like sexual harassment, access to water and education.