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RECO Baltic 21 Tech: Towards Sustainable Waste Management in the Baltic Sea Region

posted on 14 April 2012 by Anonymous
The “Reco Baltic 21 Tech” (RB21T) is partly funded by the Baltic Sea Region Programme 2007-2013 and is running from October 2010 to December 2013. It aims at addressing insufficient transnational actions in the field of waste managemen...

Waste Pickers Project, Bangadesh

posted on 23 April 2012 by Anonymous
In Bangladesh one is aware of the advantage and necessity of recycling garbage. On the rubbish dumps of the capital Dhaka for several years it has been possible to separate...

Privatisation: A Formula for Provision or Perversion of Municipal Solid Waste Management?

posted on 24 April 2012 by Anonymous
This paper reviews the history, theory and outcomes of public service privatisation in order to weigh its merit and foresee the impact privatisation is likely to have on municipal solid waste management (MSWM) and thereby upon public welfare in India....

Feasibility study for the stablishement and operation of a Common/ Central Treatment Facility for Hospital Waste in Pokhara City under PPP arrangements

posted on 24 April 2012 by Anonymous
The Government of Nepal is adopting Public Private Partnership (PPP) as a viable development tool to mobilize private resources for the sustainable provision of services and infrastructure in Nepal. During the past years of project implementation in...

Waste Management Strategy of Abu Dhabi

posted on 5 June 2012 by Anonymous
The Government of Abu Dhabi has unveiled Plan Abu Dhabi 2030, Urban Structure Framework Plan, a comprehensive plan for the development of the city of Abu Dhabi that will guide planning decisions for the next quarter of a century. This Plan is designed...

Benchmark Indicators for Solid Waste Management: India

posted on 5 June 2012 by Anonymous
In the urban sector , there were number of performance indicators related to urban management and service delivery that were defined, measured and reported in the past. But these indicators failed to improve the performance delivery in Urban Local...

SAARC Workshop on Solid Waste Management

posted on 24 August 2012 by Sameera
This country paper addresses key aspects of solid waste management in Bangladesh such as solid waste generation in urban areas, institutional arrangements, legal frameworks as well as technologies and methods used for waste recycling, treatment and...