Waste pickers in Pune and KKPKP

A participatory, decentralized, and recover-oriented approach needs to be emphasized for more sustainable waste management.

Picking a Brighter Future

SWaCH, a cooperative of wastepicker women, along with the Kagaj Kach Patrak Kashtakari Panchayat, has helped provide dignity and enhanced livelihoods to thousands of the poorest and most exploited women in Pune.