Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan for Phnom Penh City, Cambodia

The City Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan of Phnom Penh City, (2018-2035) Cambodia, which was developed by the PPCA with the support of IGES/CCET, NEXUS, UNEP and CCCA was officially launched on 17 Dec 2019 at the Raffles Hotel Le Royal with the participation of H.E. Hout Hai, Deputy Governor, Mr. Kazunobu Onogawa, Director of CCET and other key stakeholders and partners. The strategy gives policy directions under the five strategic actions towards sustainable waste management in the city.

 

Mr.Onogawa, a director of CCET visited UNEP IETC

On February 12th, Mr.Onogawa, Director of the IGES Centre Collaborating with UNEP on Environmental Technologies (CCET) visited UNEP IETC.

The 2 parties confirmed to continue collaborating to enhance environmentally responsible waste management for our partner governments.

Related link:

https://www.unenvironment.org/ietc/news/story/director-iges-centre-collaborating-unep-environmental-technologies-ccet-visited-unep

JAKSTRADA Information sharing workshop and Handover ceremony of the Recycle Center in Indonesia

1. JAKSTRADA Information sharing workshop (Feb 28th, 2020)

CCET has been supporting the development of the waste management strategy at municipality level called JAKSTRADA in one of the top priority tourism destination in the country, Lake Toba. The 6 regencies out of 7 surrounding Lake Toba have completed and submitted their JAKSTRADA to Ministry of Environment and Forestry (KLHK), and the remaining regency also has competed and is going to submit it to KLHK.

Workshop on Finalization of Action Plan on Plastic Waste Management in Sri Lanka

Ministry of Environment and Wildlife Resources (MoE&WL) with the technical assistance of IGES Centre Collaborating with UNEP on Environmental Technologies (CCET), United Nations Environmental Programme - International Environmental Technologies Centre (UNEP-IETC) and Ministry of Environment, Japan, organized a series of technical meetings during the period of March 2018 to January 2020. Action Plan for Plastic Waste Management in Sri Lanka 2020-2025 was drafted based on these technical meetings.

Science textbook review workshop in Bhutan to incorporate the sustainable waste management topics from Ecology Note

Bhutan has the national 9 flagship plans for the national development, and sound waste management is one of the plans. The country is also making efforts to promote environmental education on waste management.

CCET joined the science textbook review workshop for grade 4th - 8th organized by Royal Education Council, Bhutan on Jan 29th with local science teachers. This textbook review workshop is held every 5 year to review and improve the current curriculum and textbooks.

Technical Meeting on Development of National Action Plan on Plastic Waste Management in Sri Lanka

A technical meeting on development of National Action Plan on plastic waste management in Sri Lanka was held on 23 January 2020 at Ministry of Mahawali Development and Environment (MoMDE), Colombo, Sri Lanka. The relevant ministries, organizations, institutions and private sectors were invited in the technical meeting and the meeting was chaired by additional secretary of MoMDE, Mr. M.G.W.M.W.T.B. Dissanayake.

The draft plastic action plan was presented to the technical committee for their feedback.

Workshop on Finalization of Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan (WMSAP) 2020-2030 in Negombo City, Sri Lanka

CCET has been supporting Negombo Municipal Council (NMC) in Sri Lanka with the development of a Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan (WMSAP) 2020-2030. The WMSAP for Negombo provides guidance and a long-term vision to Negombo City for its efforts towards transforming from conventional waste management practices to more sustainable waste management practices.

The Workshop on Promotion of Environmental Education in Primary Schools in Serei Soaphoan Municipality, Canbodia

The workshop to promote environmental education in primary schools was held in Serei Soaphoan Municipality, Banteay Meanchey Province,  Cambodia.

2-3 teachers from 28 local schools participated in the workshop and learned how to enhance proper waste management and eco school through environmental education.The supplemental education tool "Ecology Note" developed by CCET was distributed to the schools and will be utilised to teach waste management.  

Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan for Phnom Penh City, Cambodia

The City Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan of Phnom Penh City, (2018-2035) Cambodia, which was developed by the PPCA with the support of IGES/CCET, NEXUS, UNEP and CCCA was officially launched on 17 Dec 2019 at the Raffles Hotel Le Royal with the participation of H.E. Hout Hai, Deputy Governor, Mr. Kazunobu Onogawa, Director of CCET and other key stakeholders and partners. The strategy provides policy directions under the five strategic actions towards sustainable waste management in the city