10 Oct 2017

Making the Business Case for Resource Recovery for Business and Government

The successful implementation of ideas, frameworks and technologies for resource recovery from waste will require the formulation of strong business cases for a variety of actors in industry and government. This year’s Resource...

8 Oct 2017

Child Labour Platform: ISWA Scholarship Programme sheds light on Dumpsites

Between 5-6 October 2017, dumpsites were on the agenda at the Child Labour Platform, exposing one of the world's most dangerous workplaces and highlighting the amazing work of the ISWA Scholarship Programme.

6 Oct 2017

ISWA Proudly Welcomes Uganda and Jordan as National Members

Last week in Baltimore the ISWA General Assembly unanimously approved the applications of two new National Members, welcoming national associations from both Jordan and Uganda to ISWA. Including those new members ISWA now stands...

4 Oct 2017

President of Estonia, Let’s Do It and ISWA President Meet in New York

On the 16th of September, the Let's Do It! team accompanied by the President of ISWA, Antonis Mavropoulos, met with the President of Estonia, Kersti Kaljulaid (pictured left), to discuss the preparations for the World...

2 Oct 2017

Circular Economy: ISWA's Recommendations

ISWA recently launched two reports at the World Congress in Baltimore

2 Oct 2017

President's Blog: Baltimore: The congress that gave us so much more.

Just a few days ago, on September 25th, 2,300 participants from more than 60 countries, met in Baltimore, for a unique event in which combined the ISWA World Congress with WASTECON, the biggest waste management event in USA.

27 Sep 2017

Press Release: Upstream solutions for ocean pollution

New report details the importance of capturing litter upstream before it becomes unmanageable ocean pollution.

27 Sep 2017

Press Release: The Future of Waste Management: Results of ISWA's Global Survey

Waste management will be transformed by new technologies.


ISWA's groundbreaking report presents the future of waste

15 Sep 2017

President's Blog: Floods are the new normal

Following the recent floods in North America and South Asia, Antonis Mavropoulos considers whether this is a one-off, or whether such extreme weather is here to stay.

25 Aug 2017

The new ISWA brochure is out!

ISWA is proud to announce its new brochure. It contains information on all the activities and projects that the association undertakes in its mission to promote best practices and research in the field of solid waste...