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Title:
India’s National Policy on Urban Street Vendors
Series Subtitle:
WIEGO Policy Brief (Urban Policies) No. 2
Author(s):
Sinha, Shalini and Sally Roever.
Date:
April, 2011
Publication Type:
Briefs
Description:

India’s National Policy on Urban Street VendorsIndia is one of very few countries to have developed a National Policy on Urban Street Vendors. Adopted in 2004, its objective is to promote a supportive environment for street vendors to earn their livelihoods, while reducing congestion and maintaining sanitary conditions in public spaces. This brief describes the process by which India’s National Policy on Urban Street Vendors was developed, the content of the policy, and the ongoing story of its implementation.

 

This brief is part of the WIEGO Publication Series.

 

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