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Women street vendors

Patrick O. Alila

Women street vendors

by Patrick O. Alila

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Published by Institute for Development Studies, University of Nairobi in Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Peddlers and peddling -- Kenya,
    • Businesswomen -- Kenya

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPolicies, regulations, and organisational capacity of women street vendors in Kenya :
      StatementPatrick O. Alila, Winnie V. Mitullah, and Anne W. Kamau.
      ContributionsMitullah, Winnie V., Kamau, Anne W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5459.K4 A44 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 36 p. :
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3359763M
      LC Control Number2004410423

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      Why Women Don’t Ask, written by Linda Babcock, Sara Laschever, was originally published in This book was published in association with Piatkus. Most probably, a working woman or a female character, who desires to start her career, should read this book to understand why women seldom ask and sacrifice a million things till the end of. A Study on Street Children in Zimbabwe programmes indicate that children and men are assuming care roles traditionally carried out by women. The term “street children” and its various mutants such as “street kids”, “street boys”, “parking boys”, “car- the streets as vendors, car-washers, beggars, or parking boys as.

        Credit and Finance for MSMEs: PM SVANidhi scheme aimed at providing affordable working capital credit of up to Rs 10, for 1-year tenure to around 50 lakh street vendors . Hence, this study attempts to reveal the working life of both men and women street vendors on the road. In addition, it would also be an interesting exercise to assess the changes that have taken place in the profession of street vending as a whole in Mumbai after the study.


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