The Association of Traders and Workers in the Informal Sector (Associçãao dos Operadores Trabalhadores do Sector Informal, ASSOTSI) in Mozambique was founded in 1999. As of 2012, ASSOTSI had more than 4200 members. Most of ASSOSTI’s members are street traders, but a small percentage of the members come from other informal worker sectors.
ASSOTSI’s objectives are as follows:
• to organize, unite and build solidarity between street traders and other informal workers