The United Nations of Chungking Mansions

Chungking Mansions, a 17-storey building complex in Hong Kong, is one of the Chinese city's most multi-cultural areas - and a hub for traders and asylum seekers from Africa and South Asia.

Take a tour inside with three people who know the building well.

Professor Gordon Mathews is an anthropology professor who studied the complex for four years. Danny Chow is a Chinese tailor who has worked there for more than 30 years. And Adam, who asked us to protect his identity, is a Somali asylum seeker who describes the place as "almost home".

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All images subject to copyright. Audio by Helier Cheung. Photography by Helier Cheung and Reuben Tang.

Voiceover by Alexander Fong. Slideshow production by Paul Kerley. Publication date 27 December 2013.

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