AbstractISLAM, Nazrul. SHAFI, Salma A. Solid waste management and the Urban poor in Dhaka. in Forum on Urban Infrastructure and Public Service Delivery for the Urban Poor Regional Focus: Asia, 2004 "Dhaka City, with a population of nearly 7.5 million people produces about 4000 metric tons of solid waste everyday. Because of inefficient management, nearly 50 percent of its waste remain uncollected by the City Corporation authority. A very large proportion (about 45%) the city’s population are poor...