La Chureca -A huge garbage dump and now a clothing brand

wellbutrin prescription mechanize In the last post I told you guys about the background, how everything started, why I went to Nicaragua in the first place, about the ngo which i started almost 3 years ago when my former job didn´t allowed me to develop as person. Today I´ll tell you why I´m starting a clothing brand making t-shirts together with youngsters from the open garbage dump zip La Chureca in the capital of lovegra uk еncourage Nicaragua, الخيارات الثنائية حساب تجريبي تجريبي Managua. Or, you know what, I think I´ll skip that for today, let me tell you aboutتداول-الاسهم-في-البورصه-العالميه La Chureca first… La Chureca is the biggest open garbage dump in central america, about 7 km2. It´s hard to tell when people actually began to move there but some people say that the big follow link earthquake in 1972 started everything.

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طريقة شراء اسهم فيس بوك Almost 70% of Managua was left in ruins and huge amount of people were left unemployed. With no other options, people went to the اسعار الفوركس الدولي garbage dump, where all the trashes after theشركة-الوساطة-لبيع-وشراء-الاسهم-القطريه earthquake was left, in search of things of value to sell. Some people went home when night was falling, people without a home stayed in Homepage La Chureca and by the time, they built their own “houses” in the dump with whatever they could find in the garbage. Today, 40 years later, they say that about 3.000 people are living in La Chureca. During my year working with the kids and teenagers there I met new people every day. La Chureca is like a small town with it´s own church, school and kinder, just next to the mountains of garbage.

الخيارات الثنائية الفوز صيغة مجانا Kids are walking around by themselves all day long while their parents are working under the heating sun from morning to evening. People gather around the back of the dumpster truck, trying to scavenge whatever falls out of it. Mostly they´re collecting plastic bottles or cables, which they burn to get the index copper (talking about copper, you should listen to Calle13 – El baile de los pobres). They later sell the stuff to a man buying plastics and metals, for pennies. If you´re lucky you can make about 5-10 dollars a day. Having a couple of kids to feed, you won´t have “ read here mucha plata” left to save up. And even if you do, the risk of being robbed is super high since a lot of robbers live there. منتديات تداول هوامير البورصة A big problem here is that families are so poor that even their Click Here kids has to work to support the family. I’ve seen 5 year old kids going to “work” with their mom and dad. It´s about the worst thing I´ve seen in my life. The same second the kid starts to work, he´s loosing his childhood and opportunity to study and another generation is doomed to spend the rest of their life in the dump.

his response Watch the video to get a glance of what مؤشرات الفوركس La Chureca really is. Since the high risk of being robbed I personally don´t have many good photos, I took them all with a cellphone camera. And if you´d like to I´ll share them on the blog one day. Got some really sweet videos with the kids and some really nice videos with the guys playing basketball´n stuff.

اسهم مطروحة للبيع لشركات المساهمة العامة ا٠Like i said, La Chureca is like a world in its own way. Very few people know about it or the stories from the place. That´s where our clothing brand Dump Tees comes in. We´re telling the stories you’ve never heard before, from people living of less than $5 a day. Amazing stories from real people trying to survive, just like us, through this t-shirt we´re making a better future for us and for young people of La Chureca…

Tee up or die naked!

Dump Tees chapter one

Good morning dump teesers,

This is our first post in the Dump Tees Blog. I thought about it for a very long time if I should write in swedish (since im from sweden) or if I should write in english but I decided to write in english since some of our customers are from outside our banana shaped country. But, the guys from the city dump La Chureca who are working with me will be blogging in spanish since their english is not that good yet. I´ll translate for ya, don´t worry hombre.

Well I haven´t slept anything tonight. That´s my way of life nowadays as the CEO of a clothing brand. So much to do and so much to think about and I love it. I think we´ll get along well you and I on this blog and we´ll get to know eachother step by step. You are welcome to leave comments, “rice and roses” as we say in swedish.

T-shirt "granade"


I think that´s about it for today. Later on this week I´ll tell you about who/what Dump Tees is, who we are behind the brand and why we are doing this, we have a very special goal to reach you see. My name is Patrik Appelquist and I´m CEO of Dump Tees.


Tee up or die naked!

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