WIEGO Manifesto

Martha A Chen
  • Title: WIEGO Manifesto
  • Resource Title: WIEGO Manifesto

The WIEGO Manifesto contains the principles behind WIEGO's approach to supporting informal workers and reducing poverty.


"In most developing countries, well over half of the urban workforce is informal. Yet informal workers – and their livelihoods – tend to be ignored or excluded in city planning and local economic development. No amount of social or financial inclusion can make up for exclusion from city plans and economic policies...."

Informal Economy Topic
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