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Kite Flyer, Ciliwung River, Jakarta
Indonesia

A young boy flies his kite, alongside the Ciliwung River. By the year 2020 the population of Jakarta will be over 30 million people. Every day more people move there from other areas of the country. Because of the lack of living space within the city, many families have have settled in Kampungs along the Ciliwung river and other areas of the city, where fresh water and sanitation are a luxury.

Copyright: Martin Broomfield
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Geüpload: 03/09/2011
Geüpdatet: 10/06/2014
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Tags: ciliwung; kite; river; kampung; people; transient; migration
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