News of Informal Workers: WIEGO's Global Monitoring System
WIEGO captures and posts news about informal workers and the informal economy gathered from countries throughout the world. You can read by sector, and sign up below to receive news regularly.
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India Gurgaon street vendors to file contempt case in Supreme Court hindustantimes . (25 March 2017)
Pakistan Speakers stress provision of rights to home-based workers The Nation Pakistan . (17 March 2017)
Ethiopia Ethiopia rubbish landslide kills 48 in Addis Ababa BBC News . (13 March 2017)
Pakistan International Women’s Day: Pakistan’s ‘invisible’ female workers celebrate new legal status The Guardian . (8 March 2017)
Pakistan Tribute to women workers The Nation Pakistan . (8 March 2017)
India #BeBoldForChange: To empower women, you need to work with men, too Ethicalcorp . (7 March 2017)
Zimbabwe Trade on the Streets, and Off the Books, Keeps Zimbabwe Afloat New York Times . (4 March 2017)
Accra Ghana Kayayei react to abolishment of levies Pulse . (2 March 2017)
India Union building project boosts recruitment in India Just-Style . (23 February 2017)
Zimbabwe Despite Crackdown, Zimbabwe’s Women Street Vendors Sell to Survive News Deeply . (17 February 2017)