Livelihoods

Bangkok’s renowned street vendors march against evictions – and rally widespread support

September 7, 2018

By Chidchanok Samantrakul and Sarah Orleans Reed

After relentless evictions against their livelihoods, on...

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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...

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How the Draft WDR 2019 Got it Wrong: Rethinking and “Relinking” Social Protections for the Future of Work

Laura Alfers, July 25, 2018

The World Bank’s recently released draft of the World Development Report (WDR) 2019 makes a controversial call to...

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“Tomorrow is Ours”: India’s Informal Workers Declare in New Radio Programme

July 9, 2018

For 13 weeks, in 2017, the unthinkable happened for informal workers: they captivated audiences across Northern...

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Planeta Verde: cooperativa colombiana revoluciona la recolección de residuos

July 7, 2018

En celebración del Día Internacional de las Cooperativas, hablamos con Martha Elena Iglesias, recicladora y...

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Planeta Verde: The Colombian Cooperative Revolutionizing Waste Picking

July 6, 2018

In celebration of International Cooperatives Day, we speak with Martha Elena Iglesias, a waste picker and the leader...

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La lluvia, no los robots: el `futuro del trabajo´ para las mujeres en empleo informal

Sally Roever, April 30, 2018

En este Día Internacional de los Trabajadores y Trabajadoras, el futuro del trabajo es un tema candente. Las nuevas...

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Think Rain, Not Robots: Shaping the Future of Work for Women in Informal Employment

Sally Roever, April 30, 2018

This International Workers’ Day, the future of work has arrived as a hot topic. New technologies, globalization and...

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Como uma Cidade Brasileira Usou o Teatro e a Música para Popularizar a Reciclagem - e os trabalhadores pobres por trás dessa atividade

April 27, 2018

Por Carlin Carr

O Brasil tem sido um pioneiro global quando se trata da integração dos catadores de materiais...

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Cómo una ciudad de Brasil ha utilizado el teatro y la canción para popularizar el reciclaje, y a los trabajadores y trabajadoras pobres que lo realizan

April 25, 2018

Por Carlin Carr

Brasil ha sido pionero mundial en lo relativo a la integración de los recicladores y...

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