Environmental Governance

National Integrated Protected Areas System Act of 1992

  • An Act Providing For the Establishment and Management of National Integrated Protected Areas System, Defining Its Scope and Coverage, And For Other Purposes

Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000 (17 downloads)

  • An Act Providing For An Ecological Solid Waste Management Program, Creating The Necessary Institutional Mechanisms And Incentives, Declaring Certain Acts Prohibited And Providing Penalties, Appropriating Funds Therefor, And For Other Purposes

Integrated Solid Waste Management for Local Governments.pdf (20 downloads)

  • Improving solid waste management is crucial for countering public health impacts of uncollected waste and
    environmental impacts of open dumping and burning. This practical reference guide introduces key concepts
    of integrated solid waste management and identifies crosscutting issues in the sector, derived mainly from
    field experience in the technical assistance project Mainstreaming Integrated Solid Waste Management
    in Asia. This guide contains over 40 practice briefs covering solid waste management planning, waste
    categories, waste containers and collection, waste processing and diversion, landfill development, landfill
    operations, and contract issues.