Guatamala: Spreading Expertise on Integrated Waste Management

Inter Press Service: Guatemala has more than 700,000 clandestine garbage dumps. But a growing network of public and private sector employees are receiving training in integrated waste management that they in turn pass on to others, as part of a unique cooperation initiative with Mexico and Germany. The Red Giresol Guatemala -- the "Guatemalan network of environmental promoters for prevention and integrated management of solid waste" -- emerged in 2006 from a "triangular cooperation" agreement between the governments......

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