#50-19 Women and Waste in India … Traditional recycling meets new law and methods in Bangalore

Documentary covers early and recent recycling initiatives led by women; the 3 primary categories of waste to be segregated; a history of caste discrimination around waste disposal; and the new recycling law in Bangalore, which requires additional household labour.

Host(s): Smita Ramanathan and Manju Venkat
Featured Speakers/Guests: Indu Ramesh, retired public radio and freelance broadcaster, longtime champion of waste segregation; Savita Hiremath, blogger and entrepreneur working in the area of waste management; Dr. Sowmya Raghavan, volunteer, waste management activist; housekeepers Shanti, Sathya, amd Rathnamma.

Credits: Producers/hosts Smita Ramanathan and Manju Venkat; editing, Manju and Varun Venkat; series editor, Frieda Werden.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ZlDCY5adzcqDs0Y64dzv7kMHFjNift4n/view