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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GAIA, India

Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

Website: no-burn.org/

Primary information

Year formed
2000
Language
English
Number of members
650
Type of members
Waste picker support organization
Occupation of members
Waste collectors, Waste pickers
Type of Organization
Alliance
Organizational Reach
International
Membership
Yes
Objectives
Contribute to cleaning the environment, influence public policies, zero waste
Women composition

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Complementary Information

Information source
Asia 2013

Comments / Narrative

The Global Anti-Incinerator Alliance: Mobilizing grassroots action against the spread of incinerators and other polluting, end-of-pipe waste technologies.
The Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives: Building the movement for environmental justice, local green economies and creative zero waste solutions.


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