[Reader-list] Gentle Reminder for tomorrow: Hasiru Habba, 2016 – Celebration for Inclusion – 17th June, 2016 @ Freedom Park, Bengaluru
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Hasiru Habba, 2016 – Celebration for Inclusion – 17th June, 2016 @ Freedom
Hasiru Dala invites you for the Hasiru Habba, 2016 – an annual gathering of
wastepickers and informal waste collectors from all over Bangalore and
neighboring cities. More than 1500 wastepickers and citizens will be
participating to celebrate the occasion. This year the event is a lot more
special as the recently notified waste management rules i.e. Solid Waste
Management Rules, 2016 & Plastic Waste Management Rules, 2016, emphasize on
inclusion and integration of wastepickers and informal waste collectors in
waste management. Further, Hasiru Dala – wastepickers organization, has
been rewarded with State Environment Award by Karnataka government for its
contribution in making waste management sector efficient and robust.
We will breaking the bread together. In additions to food, there will be
stories of struggles and achievements, reflections and love will be there
in the platter.
The exhibition ‘Notes from Nayandahalli’ will be put out in public and
‘Daastan-e-Nayandahalli’, a radio series will be released during the event.
The event will include a dialogue with elected representatives & Municipal
authorities. Mr. Mr. B. N. Manjunath Reddy, worshipful Mayor of Bengaluru,
Mr. P. R. Ramesh, Chairman, Karnataka Slum Development Board and, Mr. N.
Manjunath Prasad, Commissioner, Bangalore will interact with wastepickers.
For more information you can visit our website:
and write to us at nalini.hasirudala at gmail.com, kabir.postbox at gmail.com or
call +917829777737, +919663427315.
You can walk in anytime during the day to be a part of celebration and also
can RSVP for the event on the facebook page
Email: kabir.postbox at gmail.com
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