India

Cities are undermining the potential of universal cash grants to support women’s economic empowerment and reduce poverty

March 11, 2019

Laura Alfers & Rachel Moussié

Ninety-two per cent of women’s employment in the developing world is in the...

Topics: Livelihoods

L’égalité des sexes : les travailleuses pauvres redéfinissent la voie à suivre

March 8, 2019

En cette Journée internationale de la femme, WIEGO lance une série d’un mois sur la vie des femmes travailleuses de...

Topics: Organizing

Las mujeres pobres redefinen la forma de lograr la igualdad de género

March 8, 2019

Con motivo del Día Internacional de la Mujer, WIEGO va a presentar una serie de artículos durante este mes de marzo...

Topics: Organizing

Working Poor Women are Redefining How to Achieve Gender Equality

March 8, 2019

This International Women’s Day, WIEGO is launching a month-long series to dive into the lives of women working in...

Topics: Organizing

Sisterhood: How Solidarity Led Indian Women to Take on Gender Discrimination

March 5, 2019

By Carlin Carr with Avi Majithia

In the Delhi slum of Rajiv Nagar, Nazma rises early — often before her five...

Topics: Organizing

In India, Pune’s Poorest Operate One of the World’s Most Cost-effective Waste Management Models

February 20, 2019
A Q&A with Lakshmi Narayan

As cities across the globe struggle to find efficient, cost-effective ways to manage...

Topics: Organizing

Understanding the statistical term “Dependent Contractor”: A Q&A with Firoza Mehrotra

February 12, 2019

The addition of a new category “dependent contractor” in the status in employment...

Topics: Statistics

Roma, galardonada y candidata a los Óscar y algunas lecturas imprescindibles sobre el trabajo del hogar

February 6, 2019

El próximo mes, sabremos si el conmovedor retrato del director Alfonso Cuarón Orozco sobre una trabajadora del hogar...

Topics: Law

Eye Witness: WIEGO’s Brazilian Waste Expert Dispatches from India

February 5, 2019

WIEGO’s Exposure Dialogue Programme (EDP) on Law and Informality brought global experts to Ahmedabad, India, to stay...

Topics: Livelihoods

Strategies for Street Vendors to Create “Public Space for All”

January 22, 2019

By Jenna Harvey

“I want to see an eviction-free city. I want to see them [street vendors] having a right to...

Topics: Organizing
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