Latin America & the Caribbean

Strategies for Successful Collective Negotiations

Chris Bonner, January 16, 2017
Informal worker organizations need solidarity, clarity and accountability to record bargaining wins

 

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Topics: Organizing

Technology at the bottom of the economic pyramid: What’s inhibiting uptake by informal workers?

January 5, 2017

By Kendra Hughes

In recent years, there has been an increasing emphasis on the potential for technology to...

Topics: Livelihoods

Los derechos de los recicladores y las recicladoras de Ciudad de México son reconocidos por la Comisión de Derechos Humanos

Tania Espinosa Sánchez, December 14, 2016

En agosto de 2016, la Comisión de Derechos Humanos del Distrito Federal (CDHDF) publicó por primera vez una...

Mexico City’s Waste Pickers Gain Support of City’s Human Rights Commission

Tania Espinosa Sánchez, December 7, 2016

In August 2016, Mexico City's Commission on Human Rights (CDHDF) issued the first-ever recommendation on waste...

Five Case Studies that Illustrate Steps Toward an Inclusive City

October 28, 2016

By Carlin Carr

Creating “inclusive cities” is a hot topic right now. Habitat III has just wound up in Quito,...

Topics: Cities

Child care for women informal workers proves essential to earning power

August 31, 2016

By Rachel Moussie

Women’s economic empowerment is a central feature of development debates today. A key focus...

Achieving decent employment for all requires improving workers’ homes and livelihoods

August 29, 2016

By Mike Rogan & Victoria Okoye

WIEGO and Slum Dwellers International (SDI) are co-chairs of the...

Topics: Livelihoods

¿Reciclaje inclusivo con recicladoras y recicladores en Medellín?

July 21, 2016

Por Federico Parra y Olga Abizaid

Recientemente, Medellín ha sido alabada como una ciudad modelo en materia...

Topics: Cities

Inclusive recycling with waste pickers in Medellin?

July 21, 2016

By Federico Parra & Olga Abizaid

Medellin has recently been touted as a poster city for urban development...

Topics: Cities

La visibilidad importa: nuevas publicaciones enlazan género y problemas del reciclaje

April 12, 2016

Por Sonia Dias y Ana Carolina Ogando

Aunque hay estudios académicos que se centran cada vez más en el...

Topics: Organizing
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