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About the Course

Have you come across large piles of garbage in neighbourhoods and streets and smelly waste disposal sites polluting the environment of low- and middle-income countries? Do you want to know what kind of sustainable solutions are appropriate to better manage waste and enhance recycling and recovery? If yes, this course is for you! This course provides you with an overview of the municipal solid waste management situation in low- and middle-income countries. It covers key elements of the waste management system, such as its technical, environmental, social, financial and institutional aspects. Besides understanding the challenges, you will be introduced to appropriate and already applied solutions through selected case studies....

Top reviews

CP

Aug 15, 2020

Understandable and easy to access to reading materials recommended in each modules. Benefits to current jobs and will recommend this course to colleagues who have no background on this issue to study.

ES

Feb 27, 2017

Great introduction. It covers a wide range of issues concerning waste management and I thought the material was relevant and reflected my own observations of waste management in developing countries.

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By Amandine T

Mar 02, 2017

Cours très complet et très enrichissant. Sans regret ! Merci beaucoup

By Madhusudanan.S

Jun 06, 2016

Excellent Course. Gives minute details of the Solid Waste Management!

By Martina D M

Dec 13, 2017

Thank you! I found it really useful, especially the first two weeks.

By Elsa L

Oct 10, 2016

Interesting and focused on low cost and locally applicable solutions

By Rajarshi B

May 27, 2020

An excellent exhaustive course...overwhelmed after going through it

By Ved N

Sep 24, 2018

Great course, will help me a lot in my business of Home Composting.

By Juan F d L I

Aug 03, 2017

Indispensable para la gente que le interesa la GRSM o Comunitarios

By Carlos P A

Dec 13, 2016

Very good course, interesting, well explained and really complete!

By Juan F H G

Nov 13, 2016

Genial, es muy útil para aplicarlo en la administración municipal.

By Julio D l P

May 26, 2016

Es un curso muy entendible y desde luego con grandes aportaciones.

By Ernesto I L E

May 31, 2020

Excelente los contenidos del curso., muy buenos los instructores.

By Praval S

Aug 28, 2019

A good primer to the various aspects of solid waste management!

By Georgina K Z M

Jun 30, 2017

Excelente para un nivel básico, didáctico y fácil de comprender

By Stefano B

Feb 21, 2017

the course is super! full of useful information! don't miss it!

By Youcef O

Dec 24, 2016

thank you Lecturer for this course I'm really grateful for you.

By Cecilia G

Oct 09, 2016

Super, una herramienta que sin duda es para compartirse.

Gracias

By Ranaivondrambola M

Mar 25, 2016

thanks for this course. very interesting and easy to understand

By Peter F

Oct 22, 2018

A super start point for understanding different waste cultures

By Nila M

Nov 15, 2016

Es un tema que está a la vanguardia con los problemas locales.

By Ashlesha P

Jun 06, 2020

excellent elaborative course,covers all aspects of the topic.

By Thomas M Z

Jan 04, 2017

I hope this course help me in my professional career. Thanks!

By JUSTUS R

Dec 02, 2016

such a great topic & interesting one. Thanks for this course

By Toure M

Mar 13, 2016

Thanks go to eawag and coursera for that wonderful initiative

By RADHA K S

Jun 29, 2020

Very good knowledge gained on solid wastes and their managem

By Kulee M K

Jan 05, 2020

The course is simply excellent, I can't rate it high enough.