They are the Working Poor

August 27th, 2008

This area was full of people working and using their creativity and hurting their bodies in the process to make a living. They are the working poor.

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Hong Kong to India

August 27th, 2008

Talking to Bharati, you could tell that she really cared about the e-waste dismantlers and wants to make a difference in their lives.

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Amusing Passport Problems and Introductory Labor Meetings

August 22nd, 2008

We landed safely in Hong Kong, but spent the first day of our journey at the US Consulate. The Hong Kong immigration officials noticed my passport erroneously calls me a male, confiscated our cell phones, and musingly let us in the country with a warning. The US consulate wanted to submitted the information to San …

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Welcome to the Voice of Nature

August 20th, 2008

The Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) team is packing our bags and off to Hong Kong and New Delhi, India, where we’ll be conducting primary research on the impact of e-waste in the regions. Our executive director Sheila, our intern Serena, and myself (lauren) will be chronicling our adventures in this blog and publishing video …

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Welcome to The Voice of Nature

August 19th, 2008

The Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) team is packing our bags and off to Hong Kong and New Delhi, India, where we’ll be conducting primary research on the impact of e-waste in the regions. Our executive director Sheila, our intern Serena, and myself (lauren) will be chronicling our adventures in this blog and publishing video …

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