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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Municipal Solid Waste Management in Developing Countries by École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

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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....

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Aug 14, 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.


May 11, 2020

This course is very well designed and easy to understand because of dedicated and experience personnel who are delivering the content. Use of case study is well planned at various sections in course.

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By Ruhan L

Jul 6, 2020

Curso essencial para quem trabalha com resíduos sólidos em países em desenvolvimento

By Steffen B

Feb 13, 2017

Great course, bringing together practical international experience and basic theory!

By Chikonde J

Dec 11, 2016

Well put course and I have really learnt a lot from it. Hope to do more of the kind.

By Joanna C L

Nov 2, 2017

Thank you, this will help me for my research. A lot of various subject are covered.


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By Diego R

Mar 6, 2022

Creo el curso es muy completo y abarca lo necesario. Con buen material de consulta

By Jhons E H O

Apr 30, 2017

très bien, je suis très content, merci..

comment je peux obtenir la certification?

By Nazwa T

May 13, 2016

A fantastic course on such a needed topic!! Thanks to all who contributed on this.

By Aroon E

Jul 13, 2022

excelente información acerca de la administración de residuos sólidos municipales

By nana a

Oct 26, 2021

Very insightful. Great course modules.

I really enjoyed studying all the modules

By Сергеева З В

Oct 22, 2016

It provided me with the profound understanding of the issue. Thank you very much!

By Fernando P

Oct 20, 2016

excellent course for their theoretical materials, practical examples and teachers

By Reynaldo H

Jan 3, 2021

Excelente este curso , lo tome para poner en practica lo aprendido en mi ciudad.

By Husain S

Dec 30, 2020

very informative course with organized way of digesting the modules. Keep it up.

By Mohammad N

Sep 18, 2020

the content is awesome and the concepts are thoroughly cleared by expert faculty

By Deivy G

Jun 21, 2020

Excelente. El contenido es bastante completo, práctico y ajustado a la realidad.

By Zanchi J

Jun 8, 2017

Extremely instructive and enriching, thanks to clear and passionate instructors.


Jun 5, 2016

very clear and precise teaching methods. very informative and practical lessons.

By Annabelle S

Feb 24, 2016

Dynamique, très bien structuré et intéressant! Jusqu'à présent mon MOOC préféré!

By Charandeep S

Jun 19, 2021

It was nice to been teach with such a good teachers like dr. christian zurbrugg

By Si T T

Dec 14, 2020

Very useful for learner who eager to learn for municipal solid waste management

By Sivabalan S

Jun 19, 2020

An eye opening course that everyone interested in waste management should take.

By Deleted A

Jan 13, 2018

excelente curso todo muy bien explicado y con excelente material para estudiar.


Dec 28, 2016

Excelente curso, muchas gracia por los conocimientos, muy agradecido y saludos.

By Deepti S

Jul 27, 2016

Excellent overview and lecture courses of the various aspects of the SWM chain.