Child sitting in the entrance to her home found within the dumpsite
Scavengers living within the Umapad dump site spend their days searching for anything that can be recycled and exchanged for money. Much of the Umapad community also scavenges for their own food. People living here suffer from severe respiratory issues, skin sores and other health problems.
- Jacob Maentz
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