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Manual para la definición de un modelo tarifario para la gestión municipal de residuos sólidos

posted on 23 March 2011 by Anonymous
The Competitiveness and Environment Program (CYMA), through its inter-institutional platform and within the framework of its work in identifying sustainable solid waste management systems for municipalities, has prepared a manual for the definition...

Working with waste: Guideline on Waste Collection in High Density and Unserviced Areas

posted on 5 May 2011 by Anonymous
The Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism of South Africa has produced a very interesting document on waste collection guidelines in high-density and unserviced areas. The guide is easy to read, user-friendly and very illustrative. 

Lineamientos para la gestion de los residuos de aparatos electricos y electronicos (RAEE) en Latinoamerica

posted on 8 September 2011 by Anonymous
El presente documentof fue realizado en el marco del Proyecto Regional sobre Armonization de la Gestion  de Residuos Electronicos en Latinoamerica implementado por la Platforma RELAC con el apoyo del Internartional Development Research Center,...

Municipal Waste Management Report: Status quo and Issues in Southeast and East Asian Countries

posted on 16 September 2011 by Anonymous
The AIT-UNEP Regional Resource Center for Asia and the Pacific have published a report that presents and discusses the status-quo and issues of Municipal Waste in 14 countries in Southeast and East Asia. Aspects of Municipal Solid Waste (MSW)...

Managua towards Public-Private Partnerships for solid waste collection

posted on 16 September 2011 by Anonymous
The Mayor's Office of Citizen Power of Managua (ALMA), in search of better performance in collecting trash in various neighborhoods of the capital, signed a partnership for solid waste management in the municipality of Managua. This alliance is to...

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

posted on 16 September 2011 by Anonymous
This report by Brooks Anderson of Clear Impression Documentation Services, 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...

Public Private Partnership for waste collection in Managua, Nicaragua

posted on 16 September 2011 by Anonymous
A very intersting video on the Public Private Partnership established in Managua, Nicaragua between the municipality and the informal waste collectors, under the Cooperativa des Manos Unidos. The partnership has been supported by the UNDP programme on...

Low Cost - Zero Waste Municipality Project

posted on 11 January 2012 by Anonymous
The project aims at developing an integrated Zero-waste management system for Municipalities that is based on the principles of re-use, recycling and reduce of waste that ends up in landfills and dumps. To tackle this challenge, the project will...

WasteDataFlow Waste Management

posted on 20 February 2012 by Anonymous
  WasteDataFlow is the web based system for municipal waste data reporting by UK local authorities to government. The system went live on 30 April 2004.The aim is to gradually replace the various and often repetitive waste questionnaires issued...

Disaster Waste Management Guidelines

posted on 6 March 2012 by Anonymous
  These guidelines aim to improve the way disaster waste (DW) is handled in disasters.They represent much of the best current knowledge and lessons learned on DW management, and provide national authorities and international relief experts alike...