Photo: Nilanthi Jayathilake/IWMI

Waste management:
A challenge for our water bodies

Miriam Otoo
January 17, 2014
Colombo...
Solid waste

Kinniya

Hikkaduwa

Eravur

Kalmunai

Gampaha

Kinniya

A water-secure world
www.iwmi.org

Photo: Tom van Cak...
From waste to resource

Co-composting

Safe organic fertilizer

A water-secure world
www.iwmi.org
Safeguarding our water bodies

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Innovation pioneered by IWMI is informing improved liquid waste (septage) management in
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Turning waste into an asset

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Thank you
A water-secure world
www.iwmi.org
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Miriam Otoo
January 17, 2014
Colombo, Sri Lanka
International Water Management Institute (IWMI)

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Waste management : a challenge for our water bodies

  1. 1. Photo: Nilanthi Jayathilake/IWMI Waste management: A challenge for our water bodies Miriam Otoo January 17, 2014 Colombo, Sri Lanka A water-secure world www.iwmi.org
  2. 2. Solid waste Kinniya Hikkaduwa Eravur Kalmunai Gampaha Kinniya A water-secure world www.iwmi.org Photo: Tom van Cakenberghe/IWMI Liquid waste
  3. 3. From waste to resource Co-composting Safe organic fertilizer A water-secure world www.iwmi.org
  4. 4. Safeguarding our water bodies • Innovation pioneered by IWMI is informing improved liquid waste (septage) management in the national sanitation policy. • National guidelines and manuals on septage management for safe disposal and/or reuse being developed. • Close collaboration with the headquarters of FAO, WHO, UNEP A water-secure world www.iwmi.org
  5. 5. Turning waste into an asset ස ස ස ස ස ස ස ස Thank you A water-secure world www.iwmi.org

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