Waste management in Nepal

Network Facility news

Call for Expressions of Interest: Innovative Solutions Marketplace The International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), jointly with the Ministry of Population and Environment, Government of Nepal… Read more
Linking Trade & Development for Inclusive & Sustainable Growth
11.08.2017 Thailand
On 20 July, the SWITCH-Asia Network Facility's Team Leader Dr. Uwe Weber spoke on 'Circular Economy and Global Value Chains' at the 2017 Trade and… Read more
Green Finance Opportunities for Micro, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Asia
To date, the SWITCH-Asia grant projects have engaged more than 30 000 micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in developing Asian countries.… Read more
The circular economy in developing countries: Tackling waste issues as a starting point
On July 26 - 29 2017 the Global Research Forum (GRF) on Sustainable Production and Consumption (SCP) convened researchers, development practitioners… Read more

Projects news

Turning Schools into Agents of Change for Waste Management
16.08.2017 Nepal
"Our attitude towards burning of waste has changed after receiving orientation from the PPP for 4Gs project on the severe impact of burning and… Read more
Empowering Women through Digital Innovations
07.08.2017 Myanmar
When Myanmar began its transition to democracy in 2011, a mobile phone SIM card would usually cost about USD 1,000, making it an unaffordable luxury… Read more
Architects of Sustainability
06.07.2017 Bangladesh
A construction worker by profession, Md. Abul Bashar is a 46-year-old lead mason in Sadar area of Jessore. He is a veteran in his craft since he… Read more
In Remote Forest Areas, Poor Villagers Turn into ‘Green Entrepreneurs’
04.07.2017 Nepal
Bishal Kharel wakes up every morning at 4am and walks for two hours across unpaved tracks and forest paths to reach his school. The 17-year-old… Read more

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