Inclusive recycling. What makes waste systems friendly, unfriendly, and empathic towards informal recycling?

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The goal of the workshop is to discuss possible design, policy and technology responses to challenges faced by informal waste pickers across the globe.

What you will get out of this workshop
By bringing together international experts on informal waste systems, we want to discuss inclusive waste systems in the global perspective. Based on international and European case studies, we will discus what makes solid waste systems friendly or unfriendly to (formal and informal) recycling, and what responses are possible. We want to discuss specifically the role of design for the creation of inclusive recycling system.

Workshop theme
During the past decade, the figure of the waste picker has become noth