First Workshop on the Development of Myanmar's National Waste Management Strategy

Event: First Workshop on the Development of National Waste Management Strategy for Myanmar
Date: 13-15 June, Grand Amara Hotel, Nay Pyi Taw
Conference Proceeding

This workshop report documents the proceedings of Myanmar’s first Workshop focused on the development of its National Waste Management Strategy, held June 13-15 2016 in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar. Organized in collaboration with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation (MONREC) of the Government of Myanmar, UN Environment’s International Environmental Technology Centre (IETC) and the Institute for Global Environmental Strategies (IGES) – Centre Collaborating with UN Environment on Environmental Technologies (CCET), the workshop brought together national and local policy makers, public waste management providers and related stakeholders, aimed at identifying waste management gaps and challenges towards the preparation of a national strategy based on a holistic waste management approach.