In India Kevin McCloud explores a world of amazing juxtapositions in Dharavi, one of the most extreme urban environments on earth. This densely populated slum has been cited by experts as having the answers to some of the biggest problems facing our Western cities. As a way of experiencing the good and bad of Dharavi first hand, Kevin decides to live, work, sleep, eat and wash there. And he's terrified at the prospect!
As Kevin enters Dharavi he finds open sewers, rats and hazardous chemicals everywhere. But this is also a highly organised place, with…
Kevin concludes his trip to India, meeting the dustmen and the scavengers of Mumbai's city dumps, as well as the urban developer who plans…