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

In Lima, modernization makes work harder for some

November 6, 2018

By Leslie Vryenhoek with field notes from Avi Majithia, Pauline Conley, Sarah Reed, Megan MacLeod and Olga...

Topics: Cities

Q&A: WIEGO’s New Urban Policies Director Talks Migration, 21st-century Cities and What Inspires Her Research

October 5, 2018

This week, we sit down with WIEGO’s new Urban Policies Programme Director, Caroline Wanjiku Kihato, to learn...

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Senegal’s Dump Upgrading Doesn’t Have to Displace Waste Pickers

September 30, 2018

The theme of World Habitat Day 2018 is municipal solid waste management and creating “waste wise cities.” In this...

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Partnering with Street Vendors Led One Indian City to Model a Way Forward

July 31, 2018

Bhubaneshwar, India, provides a unique model for integrating street vendors into cities’ future plans. Through a...

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Les travailleurs et travailleuses de l’économie informelle font marcher les villes pour tous : Thaïlande, Inde et Colombie, 3 comptes rendus éclairants

May 28, 2018

Valeria Gelman et Jillian Du

Pensez aux stands de nourriture délicieuse en Asie du Sud-Est, aux artistes de...

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Creating “cities for all” requires more than one-size-fits-all regulation

December 18, 2017
Study shows informal workers in the Global South perceive regulations as being both positive and negative...
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Nuestro trabajo es un servicio público: Recicladores en Bogotá

March 2, 2017

Los recicladores de Bogotá en cabeza de la Asociación de Recicladores de Bogotá (ARB) han hecho historia desde 2011...

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Cuatro estrategias para integrar a los recicladores y recicladoras en las ciudades del futuro

Sonia Dias, February 28, 2017
En el Día Internacional de los Recicladores y Recicladoras, Sonia Dias, de WIEGO, nos relata las experiencias que han...
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Four strategies to integrate waste pickers into future cities

Sonia Dias, February 28, 2017
On International Waste Picker Day, WIEGO’s Sonia Dias tells us what works and the challenges ahead

In recent years,...

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