GLOBAL ALLIANCE OF WASTE PICKERS
GLOBAL ALLIANCE OF
WASTE PICKERS
The Global Alliance of Waste Pickers is a networking process supported by WIEGO, among thousands of waste picker organizations with groups in more than 28 countries covering mainly Latin America, Asia and Africa.
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Organizing

Waste pickers face several threats and challenges. One of the most important strategies to improve their livelihoods and claim their rights as workers is to get organized! This section highlights international meetings and exchanges among different waste pickers’ organizations on specific issues.