Tag: slum displacement india

Wanted: Homes in the City

by | Filed under Waste Pickers.

Waste Pickers in India

This week’s Inclusive Cities Changing Cities, Changing Lives story comes from Munger, Bihar, India, where a group of impoverished waste pickers organized to protest the demolition of their traditional homes to make way for a railroad overpass. Their lives and livelihoods were disrupted, and no suitable land offered. With the support of SEWA, the residents have taken… Read more »