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WasteAid calls on the PM to retain commitment to aid funding

WasteAid calls on the PM to retain commitment to aid funding

WasteAid stands with our colleagues across the international development sector in calling for the Prime Minister not to renege on the UK's commitment to spend 0.7% GNI on aid and development.   To that end, WasteAid's CEO, Ceris Turner-Bailes, signed this letter on...

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CEO’s blog – November 2020

CEO’s blog – November 2020

It’s been just over 6 months that I started in my role as CEO of WasteAid, and therefore high time that I shared updates and thoughts with WasteAid’s friends, donors, partners and supporters around the globe. Without your support, good will and donations we would not...

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Introducing the WasteAid Circular Economy Network

Introducing the WasteAid Circular Economy Network

The circular economy is the most sustainable post-production business model. The Circular Economy; A User Guide, Walter R Stahel, 2019  WasteAid's new Network Director for the Circular Economy Network Project, Michelle Wilson, considers the potential of the circular...

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How to get plastic recycling to real scale

How to get plastic recycling to real scale

by Tom Idle, Innovation Forum   Waste recycling rates are improving overall, but what are the measures that can really drive plastic recycling forwards?   Legislation designed to promote waste recycling appears to be working.   In Europe, the latest...

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Ceris Turner-Bailes appointed as new WasteAid Chief Executive

Ceris Turner-Bailes appointed as new WasteAid Chief Executive

WasteAid, the charity that shares waste management and recycling skills around the world, has appointed Ceris Turner-Bailes to be its new Chief Executive. Joining with immediate effect, Ceris will be leading WasteAid to expand its international reach and impact....

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Why is WasteAid working in Kwa Muhia in Kenya?

Why is WasteAid working in Kwa Muhia in Kenya?

Waste in Kwa Muhia Testimonial: Duncan Oloo, Kwa Muhia Environmental Group"We had no waste collection service until WasteAid helped us develop a community approach to managing our rubbish sustainably by setting up a waste recycling centre within the village. The Kwa...

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Waste collection: the public health imperative

Waste collection: the public health imperative

Despite rarely achieving the same public and political profile as other utility services, waste management can be considered a ‘basic human right’ alongside water and sanitation, energy, transport and communications. UNEP/ISWA, 2015 In the UK, none of us can remember...

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A letter of gratitude to our Proud Partners Biffa

A letter of gratitude to our Proud Partners Biffa

A letter of gratitude to… our Proud Partners, BiffaDear Biffa colleagues, We are writing to say a big thank you to all of you who have been involved in the Proud Partnership with WasteAid this year. 2019 has been pivotal for WasteAid, and Biffa has played a crucial...

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Two Years of the WasteAid Toolkit

Two Years of the WasteAid Toolkit

This article was written for Circular Online, a daily news and insights resource for sustainability professionals working in resources and waste. Zoë Lenkiewicz, Head of Programmes and Engagement for WasteAid, looks back at two years since launching the WasteAid...

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