The project "Promoting and protecting the Rights of private garbage collectors"
The Ho Chi Minh People’s Committee has approved the project “Promoting and protecting the Rights of private garbage collectors”. Sponsored by Oxfam Novib (Netherlands) and the Center for Social Work and Community Development Research & Consultancy (SDRC) will be implemented .The objective of the project is to improve the capacity of garbage collectors to access easier social security policies such as health insurance, accident insurance and labor safety. At the same time, to raise the awareness of garbage collectors and formulate good hygiene practices and occupational safety habits to ensure labor safety at work. The project is implemented in districts 2,6,9, Binh Thanh and Go Vap in the period from August 2018 to December 2021.