- September 8, 2019
Second Meeting of the Household Waste Partnership Working Group
Highlights: The second meeting of the Household Waste Partnership working group will meet in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, from 4 to 6 September. The working group is expected to consider its work plan for the 2020-21 biennium, including finalisation of the draft overall guidance document on the environmentally sound management of household waste; collecting case studies from various regions related to the topics addressed in the guidance document; the enhancement of awareness-raising activities and training on the environmentally sound management of household waste and enhancement of people’s participation in household waste management activities and decision-making; and the coordination of outreach activities and cooperation with other organisations working on household waste management, including the Partnership on Plastic Waste.
A Writers’ Sprint will be held back-to-back with the second meeting of the Household Waste Partnership working group, from Sunday 8 to Thursday 12 September 2019. The aim of the Writers’ Sprint is to enable an environment in which the group can collaborate to produce a comprehensive draft of the overall guidance document on the environmentally sound management of household waste.
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