Publications

Title:
"I carry people and goods across the border for a living"
Author(s):
Bamu, Pamhidzai H..
Date:
April, 2015
Publisher:
Southern African Social Protection Experts Network
Publication Type:
Research Paper
Description:

Pamhidzai Bamu-SASPEN briefInformal cross-border couriers (bomalayisha) have transported people and goods between Zimbabwe and South Africa for several decades. This brief considers informal cross-border couriers from Zimbabwe, who operate between Zimbabwe and South Africa. It considers the origins of their occupation, their modus operandi and their socio-economic contribution. It also considers the regulatory challenges associated with their operations (isilayisha).

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