Marking World Environment Day 2023 #Beatplasticpollution, SASAJA is going to conduct “Safai Yodda Futsal League 2023”. This event is in collaboration with Safai Yodda; the recycling professionals for promoting the healthy lifestyle of waste workers. Safai Yodda is a non-profit enterprise of recycling actors contributing to Informal Waste Worker’s social recognition and rights. Safai Yodda was established with the support of the “Healthy Waste Workers for Sustainable Waste Management” project which is implemented by Samyukta Safai Jagaran (SASAJA), Green Path Nepal GPN) and Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) with the technical and financial support of Médecins du Monde France.
The general objective of the event is to create a fun and inclusive environment that encourages physical activity, camaraderie, and a sense of pride among the waste workers recognizing their contribution to making the city clean with the following specific objectives:
- Organize a Futsal League under the banner of Safai Yodda
- Create a fun environment promoting physical health, team building and strengthening their networks.
Organizing a futsal match for waste workers is a great way to promote a healthy lifestyle, encourage team building and recognise their efforts in keeping our city clean.