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WIEGO Team Bios

Olga Abizaid, WIEGO Communications OfficerOlga Abizaid
Communications Officer


Programme Team

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Marty Chen
International Coordinator

Chris Bonner
Director, Organization & Representation

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WIEGO Publication Series

This series features selected publications by WIEGO researchers, members/partners produced since 2008. It aims is to contribute to existing knowledge on the informal economy. Working Papers and Briefs, listed below, provide user-friendly documentation for those involved in advocacy, policy and research on the informal economy. The WIEGO Publication Series is coordinated by the WIEGO Research Team. 

Workers' Lives

The Workers' Lives Series is part of our new Publication Series

Workers' Lives use descriptive profiles of individual workers to explore informal employment. The series illuminates, in different contexts, the living and working environments of informal workers and how they experience first-hand the impact of policies and organizing initiatives.

Focal Cities: Activities and Outcomes in Accra

Ghana - NHIS Registration Day

Dorcas Ansah has coordinated WIEGO’s efforts for five years across several sectors of informal workers in Accra.

Focal Cities: Activities and Outcomes in Lima

Newspaper vendors in Peru

Since 2010, WIEGO has implemented several thematic initiatives in Lima, Peru, creating a critical mass of work on informal employment issues.

WIEGO Briefs

WIEGO Briefs are part of our  Publication Series.