Vijaywada Municipal Corporation Issues Occupational Identity Cards to Wastepickers

Indore, Mysuru, Panvel and Tumakuru are other four cities which have issued ID cards to wastepickers this year Vijaywada Municipal Corporation issued occupational identity cards (IDs) to the wastepickers. Vijaywada is first city in Andhra Pradesh to do so. Corporation has issued 100 identity cards today. In the days to come the number will reach … Continue reading Vijaywada Municipal Corporation Issues Occupational Identity Cards to Wastepickers

Indore Municipal Corporation Issues Occupational Identity Cards to Wastepickers

Indore Municipal Corporation issued occupational identity cards to 25o wastepickers associated with Jan Vikas Society. The cards were distributed by Ms. Malini Gaur, Mayor of Indore city in the presence of many officials from the corporation. The identity cards are c0-signed by Chief Medical Officer and Director, Jan Vikas Society. With that Indore becomes the … Continue reading Indore Municipal Corporation Issues Occupational Identity Cards to Wastepickers

On Demonetization and Its Impact on Bangalore’s Waste pickers and Recyclers

Shreyas Sreenath Important as are the standard measures of a community…its measure of value is by far the most important of them all. The measures of weight, extension, or volume enter only into particular transactions…but the measure of value is all pervading…the conservation of the contractual basis of society then becomes tantamount to the conservation … Continue reading On Demonetization and Its Impact on Bangalore’s Waste pickers and Recyclers

Include wastepickers for the proposed pension programme

  To   Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot Honourable Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment Government of India. Subject: Inclusion of wastepickers for the proposed pension programme to be announced on 125th anniversary of Baba Saheb Ambedkar Dear Sir, We acknowledge and are grateful for your ministry’s initiative to include children of wastepickers in the scholarship … Continue reading Include wastepickers for the proposed pension programme