India

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

Créer un « espace public pour tous » : stratégies utiles à l’intention des vendeurs et vendeuses de rue

January 22, 2019

Par Jenna Harvey

« Je veux voir une ville sans expulsions. Je veux les voir [vendeurs de rue] jouir du droit...

Topics: Organizing

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

With “Roma” in the Awards Circle, Here are Our Must-reads on Domestic Workers

January 15, 2019

Next month, we’ll find out if director Alfonso Cuarón Orozco’s moving portrayal of a domestic worker in 1970s Mexico...

Topics: Law

How Cities Can Achieve Public Space for All

November 22, 2018

By Jenna Harvey

Public space provides a window into the soul of a city. It is where collective urban life...

Topics: Cities

Can Waste Pickers Help Solve Delhi’s Towering Trash Problem?

Shalini Sinha, August 27, 2018

With Avi Singh Majithia

Delhi’s Qutub Minar, the tallest minaret in the world, rises high above many of...

Topics: Livelihoods
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