Help turn the tide on plastic pollution

Help turn the tide on plastic pollution

Anyone who’s been watching Blue Planet 2 will have seen the devastation caused by plastic pollution in the oceans. Evidence suggests that most of the plastic entering the oceans comes from 10 rivers in Africa and Asia, where communities have no option other than...
Update: small-scale recycling technologies

Update: small-scale recycling technologies

Our CIWM-funded Guide to Community Waste Management is in final draft stage and is currently being reviewed by in-country experts and technology specialists. The Guide provides an introduction to waste, the problems it can cause and the economic and health benefits of...
Managing waste in the Himalayas

Managing waste in the Himalayas

Vishwas Vidyaranya, Director of Solid Waste & Wastewater at Earth One, has kindly shared this fascinating article about waste management in a remote Himalayan valley. The Lower Dibang valley, located in the state of Arunachal Pradesh in India has one of the...
WasteAid in Somaliland

WasteAid in Somaliland

WasteAid UK will be working with the Danish Refugee Council in Hargeisa, the capital of the self-proclaimed state of Somaliland. Since a civil-war in the early 1990s Somaliland has been largely peaceful but its status as unrecognized by the international community...
3 fun ways to support WasteAid

3 fun ways to support WasteAid

WasteAid supporters are organising fundraising events through the year – why not join in or plan your own? The Walk for Waste, which was great fun last year and well-attended, will this year see climbers take on Scafell Pike, the highest peak in England. The guided...

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