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Title:
Overview of the Legal Framework for Inclusion of Informal Recyclers in Solid Waste Management in Brazil
Series Subtitle:
WIEGO Policy Brief (Urban Policies) No. 6
Author(s):
Dias, Sonia.
Date:
May, 2011
Publication Type:
Briefs
Description:

Overview of Legal Framework for Inclusion of Informal Recyclers in BrazilBrazil has replaced repressive policies on waste picking with new inclusive policies that give legal backing to redistributive measures and social recognition of informal waste picker organizations. This brief provides an overview of the national, state and local legal frameworks concerning these inclusive policies.

 

See also: National Solid Waste Policy: Brazil

 

This brief is part of the WIEGO Publication Series.

 

View list of all WIEGO briefs.

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