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Transformational Activities

Relevant organizations:

WIEGO: http://wiego.org 

Avina: http://www.avina.net/esp/

WASTE (research): http://www.waste.nl

CEMPRE (Brazil): http://www.cempre.org.br/ciclosoft_2008.php

Activities that transform the waste picker’s way of living and working. They bring a new look on the issues and provide solutions. These activities launch a fundamental system change that generates new jobs in the field of recycling, minimizes health risks by appropriately handling waste, reduces environmental pollution and contributes to the reduction of greenhouse gases as well as to the recovery of raw materials.

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