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eC2: Solid Waste Management Technical Assistance for Capacity Building and Institutional Strengthening

Deadline: 27-Jun-2017 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)

The objective is to enhance the capacity of key sector stakeholders BiH in SWM, through the following activities: (i) Develop and deliver a comprehensive capacity building program that targets the entire vertical chain of stakeholders; (ii) provide technical assistance to FMET in the Federation, MPPCE in RS, Brcko District, MOFTER at the BiH level; (iii) organize study tours to well operated landfills, waste collection companies, MRF in the EU and BiH; (iv) facilitate FIDIC trainings at a specialized training facility. 115 more words

World Bank

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World Environment Day, 2017…of nature, a changing climate, etc.

World Environment Day 2017 was observed June 5 and it was an especially poignant one especially with the decision of the US President to withdraw from the Paris Agreement…a decision which may or may not have deleterious consequences. 969 more words


The Unsung Heroes for whom every day is environment day

This article is written by Jodie Underhill. Jodie Underhill, popularly known as ‘Garbage girl’ was born in 1976 in Great Yarmouth, England. She spent the majority of her twenties travelling the world and came to India in December 2008 as a tourist and to volunteer at the Tibetan Children’s Village in McLeod Ganj, Horrified by the extent of India’s garbage crisis she started organizing mass clean up’s in April 2009. 779 more words


Report on scenario of Solid Waste Management (SWM) in Dehradun

The report discusses the current scenario of solid waste management (SWM) in Dehradun. Dehradun, is the densely populated and growing urban city. The poor urban governance with low awareness of key health and sanitation issues among the public is creating huge problem in the city. 165 more words


5:00 PM thoughts.

The more we know about the environment, the better will be our capacity to conserve and manage these resources we have for the present and future generations. 381 more words

Deep Thoughts

Learning from Meethotamulla

A week ago disaster and tragedy struck Colombo’s Meethotamulla garbage dump. The images and stories depict a heartbreaking chronicle of poor management, environmental neglect and human misery. 871 more words

Solid Waste Management