Social-economic Impact Of Scrap Metal Business In Dar Es Salaam: The Case Of Kinondoni Municipality, Tanzania
Conflicting views over the socio- economic values of scrap metal business has impelled the motive of this study. The study assesses the socio- economic impact of scrap metals business in Kinondoni Municipality. To accomplish this, semi-structured interviews and observations of the process of scrap metal collection by scrap metal collectors and scrap metal dealers were conducted as part of the field work. Indicators that were deemed suitable for the assessment were selected based on the concept of poverty reduction of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals.
The results of the assessment indicated that scrap metal business offers livelihood opportunities for poor people with an avDownloadViews: 10