THE CONTRIBUTION OF WASTE TO SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE.
Topics will include:
Waste Management Models in Latin America Cities
Diagnosis and context of waste management in the world.
Technological, economic and social challenges.
Challenges, opportunities and public-private collaboration.
Latin American and European Experiences.
Some details and data...:
19% percentage of municipalities with solid waste management plans
89% the regional average of collection coverage of RSU
55% the coverage of the final disposal service (in landfills) of RSU
2% estimation of RSU in which it is recycled within formal schemes
34,2 average collection unit costs estimated in USD per tonne harvested
20,4 average cost of final disposal in USD per metric ton
4M occupied in the informal sector, through urban recyclers
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