Expanding public participation in solid waste management
Synonyms: Raising public awareness of waste
Context: This strategy features in the framework of Agenda 21 as formulated at UNCED (Rio de Janeiro, 1992), now coordinated by the United Nations Commission on Sustainable Development and implemented through national and local authorities. Agenda 21 recommends encouraging institutionalization of community participation in planning and implementation procedures for solid waste management.
Type Classification: G: Very Specific strategies