StreetNet International

Registered as a non-profit organisation in the Republic of South Africa - PBO 930030585

Coordinator: Ms Pat Horn
Admin & Finance Manager: Ms Ruby Essack

Suite 08A,
8th Floor
85 on Field
85 Joe Slovo Street
Durban 4001 - South Africa

Postal Address:
P.O.Box 61139, Bishopsgate
Durban 4008, South Africa

Head Office
Tel: +27 31 307 4038
Fax: +27 31 306 7490
info@streetnet.org.za
www.streetnet.org.za

Asia - NASVI
Tel: 0091 1143108424
E-mail: nasvinet@hotmail.com

Americas - CTCP
Tel: 000505 22706417
E-mail: tnlsid@ibw.com.ni

South & East Africa - ZCIEA
Tel: 00263 772361905
E-mail: zcieaZIM@gmail.com

West & Central Africa - FENASEIN/UGSEIN
Tel: 00227 96986539
E-mail: ugsein@yahoo.fr, fenasein@yahoo.fr


StreetNet Resource Centre

StreetNet has a resource centre with research material available on informal traders and related work. Please call the head office in advance to make a booking.

Brochure - How to become a StreetNet Member
- Benefits of joining Streetnet
- General Information

Become a Friend of StreetNet!

To help us to continue our work, please view the Friends of StreetNet Letter and the above brochure which will give you a detailed overview of StreetNet and how you can get involved. Feedback and suggestions is also welcome.

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World Class Cities for All - Brazil (Portuguese Blog)

There is also a portuguese version of the Blog where one can access personal updates on news and events. It can be found on this link: http://streetnetbrasil.wordpress.com/

NewsBox

NewsBox

USA. Street vendors weigh in on 2015 All-Star game restrictions. Fox 19 (6 July 2014) by Ben Katko.

EGYPT. Survey analysis on street vendors. Daily News Egypt (6 July 2014).

CHINA. Look: Guangzhou chengguan officers decide to go 'gentle' on street vendors. Shanghaiist in News (6 July 2014).

INDIA. Odisha: BMC to streamline street vendors soon. Orissa Diary (6 July 2014) by Priyabrata Nayak Bhubaneswar.

INDONESIA. New street-vendor system set for 6-month trial. The Jakarta Post (5 July 2014).

NEPAL. Street vendors urge govt to give them some leeway. My Republica (4 July 2014) by Sangeet Sangroula.

EGYPT. Egypt, The Cruel Logic Of Al-Sisi's Crackdown On Street Vendors. Worldcrunch (4 July 2014) by Passant Rabie.

THAILAND. Police to clampdown on street vendors in congested spots from August onwards. NNT ( 1 July 2014).

SOUTH AFRICA. Cops who torment hawkers to be booted. IOL News (1 July 2014) by Kennedy Mudzuli.

INDIA. M'lore: Street vendors protest demolition of petty shops. Daijiworld Media Network (30 June 2014).

USA. GA Supreme Court refuses to hear street vendor appeal. Atlanta in Town Paper (30 June 2014).

UGANDA. KCCA auctions impounded vendors' goods. New Vision (27 June 2014) by Juliet Waiswa.

SOUTH AFRICA. South Africa: The Plight of Informal Street Traders. All Africa (26 June 2014) by Barbara Maregele and Adam Armstrong.

UGANDA. Hawkers jailed for selling merchandise on Kampala streets. New Vision (26 June 2014) by Clare Muhindo.

ZAMBIA. Lusaka City Council to meet street vendors for a dialog. Lukasa Times (24 June 2014).

StreetNet Discussion Document on:

  • North/South dynamics
  • Organisational self-reliance

Currently under discussion by StreetNet affiliates

Please click to read more …

StreetNet International

StreetNet International is an alliance of street vendors. It was launched in Durban, South Africa, in November 2002.

Membership-based organizations (unions, co-operatives or associations) directly organizing street vendors, market vendors and/or hawkers among their members, are entitled to affiliate to StreetNet International.

The aim of StreetNet is to promote the exchange of information and ideas on critical issues facing street vendors, market vendors and hawkers (i.e. mobile vendors) and on practical organizing and advocacy strategies