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Recycling training manuals published

Following popular demand, Living Earth has assembled a series of recycling training manuals on various ‘waste to wealth’ recycling technologies. Recycling training manuals relating to specific technologies can be downloaded by clicking on the relevant links below: Living Earth –

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Waste to Wealth Photo Exhibition, London

Photographs from Living Earth’s Waste to Wealth programme feature in central London’s The Building Centre for an exhibition exploring the industrious micro-enterprises, innovative technologies, and environmental benefits of the programme.  The exhibition explores the effectiveness of slum residents, local councils

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Living Earth joins forces with academics to promote waste management

Living Earth has been joining forces with academics, NGOs and private sector organisations interested in working to help push waste management up the development agenda.  These include Professor David Wilson of Imperial College, Dr Costas Velis of the University of

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Pushing waste management up the development agenda

Living Earth Foundation, in partnership with PolicyConnect, hosted a UK parliamentary event on 10th February 2015 to hear from a range of expertise about the imperatives of waste as a development issue. Barry Sheerman MP hosted the Westminster event which

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Waste Recycling information centre in Douala, Cameroon

Cameroonian NGO, FCTV, has launched an information hub on waste management and waste recycling in Douala. The hub is an information centre where people interested in developing their own waste recycling activities in the city can find out about the

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Making information on Waste to Wealth more accessible in Kampala

In August 2013, Living Earth Uganda in partnership with Lubaga Divisional Council, opened a “Waste to Wealth” information hub for the city of Kampala.  The information centre is equipped with internet-enabled computers, technical training materials and equipment and recycled waste

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