Publications

Title:
Integrating Informal Workers into Selective Waste Collection: The Case of Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Series Subtitle:
WIEGO Policy Brief (Urban Policies) No 4
Author(s):
Dias, Sonia.
Date:
May, 2011
Publication Type:
Briefs
Description:

Integrating Informal Workers into Selective Waste CollectionThis brief details the evolution of public policy responses to one category of informal waste workers – collectors of recyclables – in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. It also provides details on the current system and the nature and structure of a key element of the Belo Horizonte model: waste picker cooperatives.

 

This brief is part of the WIEGO Publication Series.

 

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