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17 Apr 2018

Global Community Asks #WhatHappensToMyWaste in a New Campaign by ISWA Young Professionals Group

Members of the public worldwide are asking #WhatHappensToMyWaste as part of a recently launched campaign by the ISWA Young Professionals Group (YPG). The initiative aims to raise awareness about waste disposal and management...


13 Apr 2018

Waste Management & Research Invites Submissions for Its Open Access Debut

For the last 20 years, Waste Management & Research (WM&R) has worked on promoting innovation, bridging a gap between both research and practicing industries. Now the WM&R Editorial Group is pleased to announce a momentous...


10 Apr 2018

Guest Blog | UAV Surveying for Landfill Sites - An Example from Iceland

Nicolas Marino Proietti, CEO and founder of ReSource International ehf., company specialized in environmental Engineering and services in the Nordic countries writes a guest blog on the utilization of UAVs for landfill...


6 Apr 2018

Waste Initiative Network of Southeast European, Middle Eastern, and Central Asian Cities Successfully Launches in Serbia

Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) and ISWA RDN SEMEM launched the CCAC City Network for of Southeast European, Middle Eastern, and Central Asian Cities as a part of CCAC Municipal Solid Waste Initiative.


3 Apr 2018

ISWA Regional Development Network Participates in SAVE THE PLANET 2018, Bulgaria

Last week ISWA RDN SEMEN attended the 9th edition of the only specialized waste management event in Bulgaria, Save the Planet. ISWA was represented by Dr Alexei Audotorei, ISWA Board Member and Executive President of the Romanian...


22 Mar 2018

A Visit to Estrutural: #CloseDumpsites' First Major Success

As ISWA proudly reported last week, Estrutural finally closed on 20th January 2018, representing the first major success in ISWA’s initiative to improve human health and wellbeing by closing waste dumpsites.   

 

The...


20 Mar 2018

ISWA Announces Cooperation with Brazilian Municipality to Beat Marine Litter

Santos will be the first city in South America to participate in an international initiative for the development of waste management solutions with the objective of protecting the marine environment.


19 Mar 2018

Spring School: How to Design Solutions for Solid Waste Management – a Method and Toolkit for Low and Middle-Income Countries

ISWA would like to invite policy-makers, planners, administrators both at the country and city level to attend the Spring School “How to Design Solutions for Solid Waste Management - A Method and Toolkit for Low and Middle-Income...


14 Mar 2018

Guest Blog, Carlos Silva Filho on the closure of the largest open dump in Latin America

This is a shortened version of a post by Carlos Silva Filho. To read the full article, look out for the March/April issue of Waste Management World, published at the end of March. Loo

 

Carlos Silva Filho is the Vice President...


12 Mar 2018

ISWA Communication and Video Awards Are Open for Submissions

ISWA is happy to announce that the annual Communication Award 2018 and Video Award 2018 are now accepting entries from members and non-members.