Tag: street vendors’ rights

Street Vendor News Nov 11 2012

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(ENGLISH) YEMEN. “Street vendors suffer in the cold.” Yemen Times (November 11, 2012) by Nadia Haddash. Winter has already started in Sana’a, with people rushing to prepare their heaters, warm clothes and blankets in an attempt to ward off illness. However, street vendors, who spend long periods of time in cold weather, often starting in… Read more »

Street Vendor News Nov 4 2012

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(ENGLISH) INDIA. “Reclaiming the city for street vendors.” The Hindu (November 03, 2012) by Harsh Mander. The streets of every city in the country are not only home to tens of thousands of working poor and destitute men and women, they are also vibrant hubs of livelihood for impoverished people; and reliable sites for cheap… Read more »

Street Vendor News Oct 21 2012

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(ENGLISH) EGYPT. “Street vendors demand justice after police kills one of their own.” Egypt Independent (October 21, 2012) by Heba Fahmy. Around 30 street vendors gathered in front of the Public Prosecution’s office on Sunday, demanding retribution for Mostafa Eid, who was killed during clashes with security forces last Monday as they attempted to clear… Read more »

Street Vendors News Oct 14 2012

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(ENGLISH) NEPAL. “KMC to bar vendors from streets this Dashain.” The Himalayan Times (October 06, 2012). Vendors planning to make fast buck this Dashain by selling goods on the Capital’s footpaths and streetsides may have to alter their plan, thanks to a decision of the Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC). For the first time, the metropolitan… Read more »

Street Vendors News Sept 30 2012

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(ENGLISH) EGYPT. “Street vendors’ protest blocks Talaat Harb Street.” Ahram Online (September 24, 2012). Street vendors blocked Talaat Harb Street in the heart of downtown Cairo on Sunday night in protest at an ongoing campaign to remove them from the streets. Authorities in Cairo have been targeting unlicensed street vendors and kiosks for over a… Read more »