Dakar

Women Informal Workers Challenge Invisibility in Dakar

March 21, 2019

By Ana Carolina Ogando and Carlin Carr with Adama Soumare, Maguette Diop and Jenna Harvey

In Dakar...

Topics: Organizing

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

New Project Explores How Waste Pickers Can Help Solve the Ocean Plastics Waste Crisis

February 28, 2019
A Q&A with Taylor Cass Talbott

It’s hard to miss the shocking images of heaping plastic floating in the middle...

Topics: Cities

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

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

October 1, 2018

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

Topics: Cities

La vérité sur le nettoyage des vêtements à Dakar

April 3, 2018

Par Carlin Carr

À Dakar, au Sénégal, le linge sale de la ville ne se nettoie pas au cycle d’essorage.

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Topics: Livelihoods

The Truth about How Dakar’s Clothes Get Cleaned

April 3, 2018

By Carlin Carr & Gabriella Tanvé

In Dakar, Senegal, the city’s dirty laundry doesn’t get cleaned on...

Topics: Livelihoods

From Lima to Bangkok, WIEGO Lays Out Strategy to Improve Conditions of Informal Workers in Six Target Cities

January 26, 2018

By Jenna Harvey

It is morning rush hour in Bangkok and moto-taxi drivers ferry hurried commuters through...

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