Asia city officials, groups showcase solutions to plastic pollution

Penang, Malaysia  (13 October 2019) — Hundreds of local government officials and non-government organizations (NGOs) in Asia met in a two-day international conference in Penang, Malaysia to showcase solutions and discuss policies that will help bring an end to plastic...
Argentina’s new waste decree is illegal and must be repealed

Argentina’s new waste decree is illegal and must be repealed

Social and environmental organizations reveal Basel Convention violations On 26 August, Argentinian president Mauricio Macri signed decree 591/2019, reclassifying what are considered wastes and what are considered commodities in the context of international trade...

International Zero Waste Cities Conference 2019

Day(s) : Hour(s) : Minute(s) : Second(s) Organized by GAIA and Consumers’ Association of Penang Hosted by Seberang Perai Municipal Council 14-15 October 2019 | Penang, Malaysia Zero Waste challenges the “take-make-waste” mode, focusing on collective responsibility and...