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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Movimiento Nacional de Recicladores de Panama

Ciudad de Panamá, Panama

Primary information

Language
Spanish
Number of members
156
Type of members
Members are waste pickers
Occupation of members
Waste pickers
Type of Organization
Movement
Organizational Reach
National
Workplace of members
Sanitary landfill
Affiliations
Redlacre
Women composition
16,0%

Social networking sites

Facebook


Benefits


Services

What kind of relationship exists with the municipality?
None
How is the relationship with the municipality?
Conflictual and/or problematic, Excellent and/or friendly
Types of materials
Glass, Metals, Paper and cardboard, Plastic, Tetra brik
Sorting Spaces
Sorting centers
Challenges to access waste
Lack of infrastructure & resources, Lack of tools

Complementary Information

Information source
Interview to Juan Keneddy Gaona in Bogotá by Kendra Hughes.

Comments / Narrative


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