Brief on Research Presented on Solid Waste Management and the Informal Sector in Chennai at the Scenario Workshop

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Description:Write up of the team’s research on solid waste management laws and policies, bulk waste producers and the informal sector in Chennai.

Law and Policy: Barriers to the Informal Sector

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Description:Presentation on Law and Policy as barriers to the informal sector in municipal waste management in Chennai

Bulk Waste Producers in Chennai: A Preliminary Investigation

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Description:Presentation on quantity and composition of waste produced by different categories of bulk waste producers and current waste management practices

Municipal Solid Waste Management: Role of the Informal Sector in Chennai

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Description:Presentation on the actors and processes in the informal waste sector in Chennai and their contribution to municipal solid waste management

Brief Note on ID Cards (09.10.2013)

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Description:A short note detailing the need for recognition of waste pickers and a proposing a process for the issuance of ID cards by the Corporation of Chennai

Report on the Health Camp held at Perungudi dumpsite on 08-09.06.2013)

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Description:The Health Camp Report submitted to the Corporation of Chennai (submitted on 01.07.2013)

Give the people what they want

Source:Indian Express
Author:Nithya V. Raman
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Description:Op-ed based on the experiences with the public consultation for informal sector workers in the review of the City Development Plan in Chennai held in February 2009.

Methodology for Mapping a Beach

Source: Center for Development Finance
Author: Siddharth Hande
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Description: The document gives a detailed protocol for community mapping of a beach