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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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Encouraging youth-led recycling in Kenya

In Kenya, the Waste to Wealth programme has linked up with youth groups working on climate change issues in order to greater uptake of innovative recycling initiatives across the sub-region. The Kenyan CATs project is supported by Living Earth Foundation,

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Waste to Wealth business training features in OCN Summer Newsletter

Living Earth’s urban enterprise development programme for ‘Waste to Wealth’ entrepreneurs has featured in Open College Network (OCN)’s Summer Newsletter.  Living Earth partnered with OCN to develop a tailored business development training programme, designed specifically for  entrepreneurs working on waste

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Making fuel from waste not wood in Sierra Leone

Photos taken from a recent briquette production training workshop in Sierra Leone. A Ugandan briquette maker travelled to the city of Makeni in Sierra Leone to share tips and techniques on how to make ‘green charcoal’ using waste not wood.

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Local Government training programme in Cameroon

30 Local Government officials in Cameroon are currently participating on an Enhanced Practice in African Local Government training programme. The course aimed to build the capacity of local government officials working on waste management issues in their districts to effectively

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