African Reclaimers Organisation (ARO) is a Johannesburg based organisation of informal reclaimers who collect recyclables from Johannesburg’s streets and landfills. There are an estimated 6,000 reclaimers who perform this work in Johannesburg. Luyanda Hlatshwayo,  a reclaimer activist and member of ARO and Henry Muchauraya, Marketing Director spoke about informal reclaimers being integrated into the South African recycling system.

Source: SABC Digital News

Additional Reading?

Request Free Copy