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African Waste Forum "94

proceedings of a regional training workshop, 23 to 25 November 1994, Nairobi, Kenya

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Published by Habitat in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Refuse and refuse disposal -- Africa -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementorganized by the Settlement Infrastructure Environment Programme (SIEP) of the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (Habitat).
      ContributionsSettlement Infrastructure Environment Programme., United Nations Centre for Human Settlements., African Waste Forum "94 (Nairobi, Kenya)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTD785 .A35 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 50 p. ;
      Number of Pages50
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL963725M
      ISBN 109211312825
      LC Control Number95982935
      OCLC/WorldCa35042654

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National Waste Management StrategyFile Size: 1MB. Waste problems are already evident and serious in Africa. The amount of waste is expected to continuously increase. Addressing these problems now will be crucial for a sustainable future. [Increase of special or unclassified waste] While organics account for much of the waste composition in Africa, lifestyle changes.

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