l"Education au service du changement du cycle des DEEE au Burundi

Document

Description

Great Lakes Initiatives for Communities Empowerment (GLICE) is a local non profit organization which pursues two complementary goals:- bridging the digital divide- environmentally sound management of e-waste in Burundi à through the projet: "education in the service of the change in the cycle of e-waste in Burundi".This publication in french, after a year of activities, gives an overview on the challenge in the management of e-waste:- Improper practice of the informal sector and its harmful consequences on environment and health;- The need to set up a WEEE center to ensure the environmentally sound management of e-waste;- The legal framework at international, regional and national level;- The result on social, environmental and economic

Publisher

  • GLICE Burundi

Author

  • Roger OUEDRAOGO

Publishing Date

2016

Category

Language

  • French

Waste hierarchy

  • Prevention
  • Reuse
  • Recycling
  • Disposal

Waste type

  • E-Waste

Area of intervention

  • Management
  • Legal Framework
  • Health Impact

Region

  • Africa
  • Middle Africa
  • Eastern Africa

Country

  • Burundi

Groups audience

- Private group -

german cooperationFederal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Developmentsupported by The State Government of North Rhine-Westphalia