June 21, 2024
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Challenges faced by sanitary workers in Lahore due to public carelessness in waste segregation  

By Saad Ashfaq Lahore, a city of gardens and rich culture is Pakistan’s second largest city in terms of population. The city needs to get rid of its trash if it wants to grow and stay living. When there are more people, there is more trash. It’s bad for the environment and hard for people […]

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Recognising the spines of sanitary workers

By Fatima Qaiyum The silent efforts, dedication, and hard work of the sanitary workers of Pakistan are often dismissed and ignored. Behind their strong exterior is a story of compromise, constant struggle, bravery, resilience, courage and sacrifice that deserves full recognition, utmost appreciation and respect. We praise all services but that of the sanitary workers. […]

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Paving a future of dignity, respect and recognition for Lahore’s sanitary workers

  By Ahmed Raza Asad   Lahore Waste and Management Company (LWMC) which is responsible for picking up and managing the trash, often its workers who are affiliated with sanitation are neglected and not respected due to their work which is handling the trash. So we have to teach the younger generation to respect every […]

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Invisible warriors: Struggles of sanitary workers in Lahore

By Laiba Khan With its old buildings and busy streets, Lahore is the culture heart of Pakistan. But the people who work as sanitary workers are hard at work without being seen. They do important work, but they are often forgotten. People sometimes forget how important they are for keeping waste systems running smoothly. To […]

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A day of tragedy: The plight of Lahore’s sanitary workers

The city of Lahore can’t ignore the suffering of its sanitation workers as it continues to develop and grow. By Maryam Zubair Lahore, a city of culture and heritage, a city of gardens and a city of lights; life hustles and evolves in Lahore. There lies a utopian serenity in the chaos of Lahore because […]

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