Women Informal Workers' Lives 

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.

 God is My Alarm Clock [2]

de Brito, Deia
God Is My Alarm Clock: A Brazilian Waste Picker's Story
WIEGO Workers' Lives No. 1

summary [3]  | English [2]  | Español [4]


Deus é meu Despertador
[5]  |  baixar pdf [6]

Headstrong: Profile of a Headloader in India[7]

Vryenhoek, Leslie
Headstrong: Profile of a Headloader in Ahmedabad
WIEGO Workers' Lives No. 2

summary [8]  |  download pdf [7]

Profile of a Domestic Worker in Mozambique[9]

Castel-Branco, Ruth
Organizing the Patience Industry: Profile of a Domestic Worker in Maputo, Mozambique
WIEGO Workers' Lives No. 3

summary [10]  | download pdf [9]


Organizando a Indústria da Paciência: Perfil de uma Trabalhadora Doméstica em Maputo, Moçambique

resumo [11] | baixar pdf [12]

 Profile of a Home-Based Garment Worker [13]

Vryenhoek, Leslie

Small World, Big Goals: A Home-Based Garment Worker in Delhi
WIEGO Workers' Lives No. 4

summary [14]  |  download pdf [13]

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