Unsafe and undignified – the plight of sanitation workers
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Sanitation Workers

Unsafe and undignified – the plight of sanitation workers

Countless sanitation workers in the developing world work in conditions that endanger their lives and health, and violate their dignity and rights. To mark World Toilet Day, the International Labor Organization (ILO), World Bank, World Health Organization and WaterAid launched a report highlighting the unsafe and undignified working conditions of sanitation workers around the world.