HUANCAYO WASTE MANAGEMENT PLAN
Category: Inclusive Business Assessment & Development
Goal: Undertaking a consultancy for the Strategy Development and Alternative Solid Waste Management Action Plans as part of the Emerging Sustainable Cities Initiative (ICES) of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) for the Municipality of Huancayo (Peru).
Motivation: Collaborate with local authorities and IDB managers responsible of developing a diagnosis and an action plan for executing a 5 year route map that improves the current urban waste management system, including the integration of informal recyclers of the city of Huancayo.
Impact: Analyze the current situation of solid waste management models, the activities of formal and informal recycling and disposal systems, and the management within the institutional organization, and the legal framework. Definition of strategies and solutions for the solid waste sector in the municipality, including technical and financial sustainable solutions. Among the activities to formalize wastepickers, we shall propose a methodology for integrating informal recyclers into the formal system.
Partners: IDP, ICES
Execution period: 2016