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Londoner struggles as a Jakarta binman

Duration: 02:18

London bin man Wilbur Ramirez struggles on his first day working in Jakarta, in the Toughest Place to be a Binman.

Ramirez has come to Indonesia to spend ten days toiling as one of the army of semi-destitute binmen who collect rubbish in one of the most densely populated cities in the world.

Available since: Fri 20 Jan 2012


Series Producer
Simon Davies
Shabnam Grewal
Shabnam Grewal
Executive Producer
Sam Bagnall

This clip is from

Toughest Place to be a... Series 2, Binman

1/3 A London binman spends ten days working in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia.

First broadcast: 29 Jan 2012

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