Building a zero waste city by rehabilitating the work of street collectors
Waste collectors and recyclers (cans and bottles) suffer from stigma and marginalization in North American urban areas. A citizen group has set up an empowerment program, called "Binners", by organizing events, workshops and trainings so that they become true "zero waste" ambassadors for the city.
Creating original nurseries that welcome children and help parents find jobs
Producing quality and design furniture from recycled wood, while allowing people from marginalized groups to return to work