Tag: street vendors

Street Vendor News 22 June 2014

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(English) ZAMBIA. Pondering solutions to Lusaka street vending. Zambia Daily Mail (22 June 2014) by Chimwemwe Mwale. “We still have discussions going on because this is not something we can abruptly implement, we have to engage different stakeholders including the vendors. We are trying to find a strategy because the solution is not to chase them… Read more »

Street Vendor News 8 June 2014

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(English) BRAZIL. Will support for the national team transcend politics in Brazil? The Globe and Mail (8 June 2014) by Stephanie Nolen and Manuela Andreoni. Instead, they talked about the 17,000 people who have been forcibly removed from their homes for building projects related to the Cup and the Summer Olympics that Rio will host… Read more »

Información actualizada sobre el proyecto Phephanathi presentada en el Foro Urbano Mundial 7

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En abril de 2013, Laura Alfers, investigadora del Programa de Protección Social de WIEGO, participó en el evento de red “La salud de los trabajadores precarios en determinados sectores de áreas centrales metropolitanas” en el Foro Urbano Mundial 7 en Medellín, Colombia. El evento se centró en la salud de los trabajadores precarios y/o vulnerables… Read more »

Inclusive Cities Annual Learning Meeting

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On April 1st and 2nd, the Inclusive Cities partners met in Bogotà, Colombia for the project’s final Annual Learning Meeting for this phase of the joint project. The purpose of the meeting was to review and discuss the initial findings of the project evaluation, which was being conducted by Barbara Klugman. Barbara guided the group… Read more »

Street Vendor News 25 May 2014

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(English) INDIA. Street vendors’ survey to be completed in three months. Deccan Herald (24 May 2014). A survey of street vendors in city corporations in the State would be completed within the next 3 months. NEPAL. Count puts street vendors at 10,000. eKantipur (20 May 2014) by Samik Kharelo. The population of street vendors in… Read more »