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Turning trash into cash to tackle poverty in India

A charity in Delhi runs a programme for visually challenged people - they collect flowers from outside temples, which are turned into paint and then sold for a profit.

The Society for Child Development, which runs the scheme, says the work does not just reduce waste, but creates livelihoods.

The BBC's Shilpa Kannan reports.

  • 28 Oct 2014
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