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DENR cites 8 LGU’s for their best practices in SWM

OROQUIETA CITY, Misamis Occidental, Jan. 4 (PIA) – At least eight local government units (LGU’s) in northern Mindanao were cited by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) for their unique implementation of the Solid Waste Management (SWM) Program. 345 more words

Northern Mindanao

Vellore model of Solid Waste Management (seen in Satyamev Jayate's "Don't Waste Your Garbage" episode)

Cows, hens, frogs, ducks and earthworms—these are only some of the ‘workers’ helping C. Srinivasan to convert garbage into gold. Srinivasan, who appeared on the… 621 more words


The Desire to do Good versus the Desire to be in Power

Towards the last few days of 2014 I found myself sitting through what seems to be a standard (excruciating) discussion on any progressive waste management project. 854 more words


Treat your sanitation workers well

There are two contrasting stories this week on the treatment of sanitation workers: in China a local restaurant treats 180 of them to a free lunch, while in Gaza they go on strike after having received no pay for over six months. 263 more words

Sanitation And Health

12th Regional APO Grantees Forum: GP and Innovative Green Business Practices in SMEs, December 12, 2014, Cebu City

The Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP) as the National Productivity Organization, in cooperation with Department of Trade and Industry – Cebu Provincial Office, is organizing the 12th Asian Productivity Organization (APO) Grantees’ Forum on December 12, 2014, Friday, from 10:00am to 4:00pm at Harolds Hotel, Cebu City. 168 more words