Nodepage

Waste management

As is the case with so many countries in the developing world, rapid urbanisation has placed a considerable strain on urban services, such as solid waste management.

We work with some of the poorest communities to improve waste management and collection methods, creating safer and healthier places to live and work.

Waste management solutions

Projects

Urban water and waste projects

Current and recent projects to improve access to drinking water, sanitation and waste services for the urban poor.

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Latest blogs from our projects

Urban WASH resilience - What we've been up to this week

[caption align="alignleft" width="210"] An improved latrine, but is it resilient to flooding?[/ca...
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Pound a poo, penny a pee

I know it’s probably not grown up to talk about poo and pee, but the alliteration was just too te...
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Explaining Practical Action to my dad!

My father visited us last weekend for my daughters 18th birthday. Lots of nice food, some wine an...
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What technologies are essential? Well, that all depends on the person.

Nestled in the shadows of the Alps, I joined 400 people at EPFL in Lausanne last week to talk tec...
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