The organization looks closely at what are the real requirements of people working in the informal economy. From getting their paperwork in order to helping them access resources that are their natural right as citizens, the organization has helps many. Their aim to to integrate waste-pickers and other informal waste workers into the changing solid waste management landscape in Bengaluru, Karnataka and India has worked across districts in Karnataka
Continuous access to livelihood, benefits from the various government programmes to which they are entitled and is provided social security that helps to not only enhance the quality of their life, but also educational opportunities for their children. Just in terms of numbers, Hasiru Dala (as of 2018) works with over 10,000 waste-pickers in Karnataka and is innovating services and business models that leverage waste-pickers expertise and entrepreneurship; generating stable livelihoods in the process.