10.07.2020 - Hyperlokal was designed to help integrate small neighbourhood informal scrap shops and their waste-pickers into the formal waste management system at scale — by working with them collaboratively in the last mile collection of household municipal waste. more
16.06.2020 - With the support of GWP, the country profile for Vietnam (2018) is now available for download in English.
Furthermore, one of the authors of the country profile Ukraine (2016) provided us with a presentation of waste management data from 2018. more
05.05.2020 - In a project financed by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and running until the end of 2023, Leipzig scientists are investigating the potential of residual and waste materials in West Africa and providing support in setting up a research biogas laboratory and in the... more
26.11.2019 - On the 21st and 22nd of November 2019, around 150 speakers and participants met in Berlin at the 3rd International RETech Conference on "Circular Economy against Marine Litter". The conference was organised jointly by the German RETech Partnership and the Federal Environment Ministry under the... more
16.05.2019 - On the 9th of May 2019, German Development Minister Gerd Müller launched the international PREVENT Waste Alliance with over 30 organisations from industry and science and also with Indonesia and Ghana. The German RETech Partnership also supports the alliance as a member. more