The World Has a Playground Deficit

Picture a young girl in Kampala, Uganda, from a family without a lot of money. Sometimes she plays in an alleyway, other times in a vacant lot. She has to be careful in these places: A car could come careening around the corner at any moment, a stray animal could attack her, or an open drain could lead to disease. But she has to use these informal playgrounds, because there isn’t anywhere else to go. Full blog