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Privatisation: A Formula for Provision or Perversion of Municipal Solid Waste Management?

posted on 24 April 2012 by Anonymous
This paper reviews the history, theory and outcomes of public service privatisation in order to weigh its merit and foresee the impact privatisation is likely to have on municipal solid waste management (MSWM) and thereby upon public welfare in India....

Benchmark Indicators for Solid Waste Management: India

posted on 5 June 2012 by Anonymous
In the urban sector , there were number of performance indicators related to urban management and service delivery that were defined, measured and reported in the past. But these indicators failed to improve the performance delivery in Urban Local...

Indicators and Solid Waste Management: El Salvador

posted on 5 June 2012 by Anonymous
Using indicators in solid waste management, El Salvador. The manual "Instrumento de Autoevaluación: Manejo Integral de Residuos Sólidos en la Gestión Municipal" presents practical guidelines on how public authorities can...

Minimum Requirements for Waste Disposal by Landfill

posted on 3 July 2012 by Sameera
Minimum Requirements for Waste Disposal by Landfill, addresses landfill classification, and the siting, investigation, design operation and monitoring of landfill sites. In the landfill classification system, a landfill is classified in terms of...

A Comprehensive Plastic Waste Management Strategy for the City of Nairobi

posted on 6 July 2012 by Sameera
This comprehensive plastic waste management strategy for the city of Nairobi is based on the 3R approach that focuses on reducing, reusing and recycling generated wastes.This strategy seeks to bring together in a form of a working partnership key...

Tanzania Sanitation

posted on 6 July 2012 by Sameera
This document is a pilot development strategy to deal with solid waste management in Tanzania. It addresses the following aspects:   1. Consequences of Improper Solid Waste Management in Tanzania 2. Benefits of Waste Management System...

Appraisal of solid waste collection following private sector involvement in Dar es Salaam city, Tanzania

posted on 6 July 2012 by Sameera
This paper presents findings of a study, which was carried out in Dar es Salaam city to assess postprivatisation of solid waste collection and disposal. Prior to the assessment, fieldwork studies indicated that current solid waste generation rate in...

Waste Management and Recycling Study in Namibia

posted on 6 July 2012 by Sameera
The case study has been done as part of the Partnership for Local Democracy & Development and Social Innovation (PLDDSI) project that collaborate the Finnish municipalities of Kangasala and Lempaala with the Namibian municipalities of Keetmanshoop...

National Waste Management Strategy Implementation : Recycling, South Africa

posted on 6 July 2012 by Sameera
The Recycling Component of the National Waste Management Strategy Implementation (NWMSI) Project aims to develop a realistic and practical approach to increase and extend recycling in South Africa. Provision is made within this component for the...

SAARC Workshop on Solid Waste Management

posted on 24 August 2012 by Sameera
This country paper addresses key aspects of solid waste management in Bangladesh such as solid waste generation in urban areas, institutional arrangements, legal frameworks as well as technologies and methods used for waste recycling, treatment and...