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Children collecting rubbish for resale. At the end of each day, they earn TK 55 to 70 (USD 1). The Matuail Dump is one of three waste sites in Dhaka, a city of over ten million people. On average, 5,000 tonnes of waste are dumped at Matuail every day. At least 1,000 people and 150 children are engaged in garbage picking. .....