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XII International Congress on Final Solid Wastes Disposition and Environmental Perspectives

posted on 27 June 2012 by Sameera
The Congress was created as a room of convergence for the encounter, knowledge and exchange of experiences and technologies aimed to find solutions on the proper handling and disposal of waste with the participation of national and international...

Multi-stakeholder policy dialogue on E-waste management

posted on 3 July 2012 by Sameera
IETC will organize a multi-stakeholder policy dialogue on E-waste management from 18 to 20 July 2012 in Osaka, Japan. The policy dialogue between Governments and the private sector, with inputs from intergovernmental organizations, academia and...

Basel Convention Open-ended Working Group

posted on 3 July 2012 by Sameera
The meeting will focus on matters related to the work programme of the Open-ended Working Group for 2012–2013: (a) Strategic issues: (i) Strategic framework; (ii) Basel Convention regional and coordinating centres; (iii) Basel Convention...

Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP)

posted on 21 September 2010 by Anonymous
Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) works with partners to prevent waste, promote recycling and develop markets for valuable products. WRAP works with the public providing information and tools that support recycling and reduces food waste....

Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling and Sustainable Resource Management

posted on 20 January 2011 by Anonymous
The Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling and sustainable Resource management (ACR+) is an international network of members who share the common aim of promoting the sustainable consumption of resources and management of waste...

European Recovered Paper Association (ERPA)

posted on 18 March 2011 by Anonymous
Created in the early nineties under the name of WAPAC, ERPA aims at promoting the use and international trade of recovered paper for further production of recycled paper and cardboard. ERPA members are the national recovered paper federations of the...

International Solid Waste Association (ISWA)

posted on 21 March 2011 by Anonymous
  ISWA is an international Association with the aim to contribute the following in the solid waste management sector: Efficiency in terms of environmental practices Social acceptability and efficiency in terms of economic viability...

The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships

posted on 21 March 2011 by Anonymous
The Canadian Council for Public-Private Partnerships was established in 1993 as a member-sponsored organization with representatives from both the public and the private sectors. As proponents of the concept of public-private partnerships (PPP...

Collaborative Working Group on Solid Waste Management in Low- and Middle-Income Countries (CWG)

posted on 22 March 2011 by Anonymous
The CWG network is a forum to encourage interaction between partners on key solid waste management issues and to provide the opportunity for improving the standards and sustainability of solid waste management. It covers the wide range of aspects that...

Bureau of International Recycling

posted on 23 March 2011 by Anonymous
Founded in 1948, BIR was the first federation to support the interests of the recycling industry on an international scale. Today, BIR represents over 750 member companies from the private sector and 40 national associations in more than 70 countries....