This week’s photo of the week comes from Accra, Ghana, where tomorrow, Inclusive Cities partner WIEGO is facilitating a dialogue for better access to and inclusion in health services and policy between the Kayayei (female headload porters) and health policy planners in Ghana’s National Health Insurance scheme.
Category: Photo of the Week
On June 20th, Inclusive Cities partner HomeNet Pakistan met with the International Labour Organization and other key stakeholders to a Social Protection Bill for home-based producers in Pakistan. Our photo of the week is of a Pakistani home-based producer putting the finishing touches on a vase.
As the UN Conference on Sustainable Development Rio+20 approaches, our photo of the week highlights the importance of waste pickers in fighting climate change — especially when they work in fair conditions as is the case in the Coopersoli waste picker cooperative in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Tomorrow, we’ll be hosting a twitter page following the Rio+… Read more »
This week’s featured photo comes from China, where street vendors face daily harassment — often brutal — from officials.