20 Oct 2016

ISWA President's Blog: How to Transform Our World in 15 Years!

In his latest blog ISWA President Antonis Mavropoulos and Gunilla Carlsson, chair of ISWA’s Working Group on Communication and Social Issues, explain the UN 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda and ISWA’s contribution to achieve...

12 Oct 2016

It's about people, not waste! Read ISWA's new President's first Blog now!

Antonis Mavropoulos' first blog as the new ISWA President.

11 Oct 2016

ISWA Newsletter, October 2016 - Online Now!

We are pleased to share the latest edition of the ISWA global e-newsletter for October 2016.


You can enjoy reading the latest newsletter online here.

11 Oct 2016


Two days ago, I completed my mission to Managua, Nicaragua. Together with Timothy Bouldry, we visited two dumpsites, La Chureca and Nueva Vida, in order to meet the 40 kids (and their families) that participate in the ISWA...

22 Sep 2016

Video - Let’s Close the 50 Biggest Dumpsites in the World!

At the closing ceremony of the 2016 ISWA World Congress, new President Antonis Mavropoulos showed the guests ISWA's latest video, calling for action against the world's 50 largest dumpsites, as reported in ISWA's latest report, A...

21 Sep 2016

Global dumpsite hazards led to 750 deaths in 7 months

This week at the 2016 ISWA World Congress in Novi Sad, Serbia ISWA announced the publication of its latest report, A Roadmap for the Closure of Waste Dumpsites. This roadmap will shape a fundamental part of ISWA’s agenda over the...

19 Sep 2016

Press Release! ISWA's Dumpsite Roadmap Report now online!

At the opening ceremony of the 2016 ISWA World Congress today newly elected ISWA President, Anotonis Mavropoulos, launched ISWA's latest report highlighting the world's 50 biggest dumpsites. 


The report points out the...

14 Sep 2016

ISWA 2016 Register for the Congress at your hotel!

Crowds – do you like to avoid them as much as we do? With some 1150 registrations to the ISWA World Congress in Novi Sad to date, there is potential for a formidable crowd.



Hence, we are happy to announce that registration...

12 Sep 2016

Only 7 days to go until ISWA 2016!

With only 7 more days to go until the ISWA World Congress 2016, 170 speakers are readying themselves for 55 sessions where they will be sharing their insights and expertise with over 1,100 participating professionals from the...

10 Sep 2016

New Vacancy: IT Manager

ISWA is searching for an IT Manager (all-rounder). In this full-time position the IT Manager will be responsible for maintaining and improving the general IT infrastructure and for developing, implementing and enhancing various...