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7 Jul 2017

New Vacancy: Communications Assistant, Part time

We are looking for a Communications Assistant to provide support to our Communications, Marketing and Events department.


4 Jul 2017

Guest Blog | Nancy Strand on Norway's Circular Ambition

Nancy Strand is currently the managing director of Avfall Norge - the Waste Management Association of Norway, ISWA's National Member. Here Nancy Strand discusses Norway's impressive transition from a fossil-fuel driven economy...


27 Jun 2017

Guest Blog: Kadi Kenk on Cleaning the World in a Day

Kadi Kenk is Head of Partnerships for Let’s Do It!, a civic-led mass movement that began in Estonia in 2008 when 50,000 people united together to clean up the entire country in just five hours. Since then, Let’s Do It! has spread...


26 Jun 2017

A Chat with YPG Member Subha Niranjan

Subha is the Sustainability officer of Electronic City Industrial Township Authority (ELCITA), Bangalore which is one of India's premier industrial estates. Subha has been instrumental in successfully implementing waste...


22 Jun 2017

President's Blog: Three lessons and 42,500 euros from NVRD

On Thursday May 18th, ISWA President Antonis Mavropoulos was invited to Maastricht, Netherlands to participate in the annual conference of ISWA's strongest National Members and was delivered with an incredible surprise at the...


21 Jun 2017

ISWA June Newsletter out Now!

We are pleased to share the latest issue of ISWA's Global Newsletter. 

 

Catch up on all of ISWA's activities and initiatives from the last two months and enjoy reading the June issue of the newsletter here. 


20 Jun 2017

ISWA Joins Forces with R20 and Arnold Schwarzenegger to pledge #ClimateAction

ISWA has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Arnold Schwarzenegger's R20 in a strong statement of intent to act against climate change. R20 and ISWA will cooperate to achieve mutual ambitions, ensuring that...


14 Jun 2017

#CloseDumpsites Initiative Gathers Momentum in Cape Verde

The Prime Minister of Republic of Cape Verde, Dr. José Ulisses Correia e Silva, has become the latest high-profile politician to declare support for ISWA’s initiative to close the world’s biggest dumpsites.


13 Jun 2017

Guest Blog | New Data Highlights the Waste Situation in Asia: A Guest Blog from Prof. Agamuthu Pariatamby

Prof. Agamuthu is a Senior Professor at the University of Malaya (UM) and is the President of the Malaysian Society of Waste Management and Environment. He is also the editor in chief of ISWA's academic Journal - Waste Management...


8 Jun 2017

Closure of San Vicente Dumpsite, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Another success story in Latin America sees the closure of a dumpsite in San Vicente, Buenos Aires