Garbage City

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

Garbage City (Arabic: حي الزبالين‎ Garbage Collectors Quarter/Neighbourhood) is a quarter at the far southern end of Manshiyat Naser in Cairo, Egypt. Its Cairo's largest informal garbage collectors (zabbaleen) settlement; a slum where garbage recycling is central to its population's economy. Its one of the poorest cities in Egypt, everyone has trash on streets and everywhere else.

See also[edit]