YPG News

22 Feb 2018

1st ISWA YPG Online Conference: Call for Abstracts - Now Open!

"The Effects of Improper Waste management in South East Asia", June 5, 2018



29 Jan 2018

Our 1st ISWA Young Professionals Group report is out now!

“World Waste Map - The World’s Biggest Waste Challenges at a Glance”

10 Jan 2018

#2 Career Talks "International Development Cooperation" January 26, 2018 at 2 pm (CET)

Join the Young Professionals for this edition of the Career Talks is dedicated to careers in international development cooperation. We are happy to welcome Linda Godfrey (South Africa) and Aditi Ramola (India/Austria) as...

21 Nov 2017

#9 Online Discussion “Closing the Dumpsites: consequences for working conditions and life of waste pickers” November 27, 2017 at 1 pm Vienna CET

Join the Young Professionals to discuss the problem of informal waste sector and its inclusion. The webinar gives the attendees the chance to discuss the existing solutions and the challenges of informal waste pickers with...

17 Sep 2017

ISWA YPG India- Annual Meeting and Workshop at IFAT India, 28 September 2017


ISWA YPG-India for the Annual Meeting and Workshop at IFAT Inida (Mumbai), September 28th at 1:30 pm. Join the Waste Management leaders of Next Generation!

31 Aug 2017

YP Events at ISWA World Congress & WASTECON in Baltimore 24.-26. September 2017

ISWA YPG activities for the coming  World Congress & WASTECON in Baltimore:


Sunday, September 24

 13:00 – 17:00

Student Design Competition — Part I


ISWA YP Dinner at the restaurant:

Pratt Street...

17 Jul 2017

Mentorship program applications closed

The mentorship program is now full, and they will no longer be taking applications.

26 Jun 2017

A Chat with YPG Member Subha Niranjan

Subha is the Sustainability officer of Electronic City Industrial Township Authority (ELCITA), Bangalore which is one of India's premier industrial estates. Subha has been instrumental in successfully implementing waste...

29 May 2017

We catch up with YPG Member, Dr. Ramy Salemdeeb

Dr. Ramy Salemdeeb is a founding member of the Young Professionals. He is a waste & resource management consultant with a focus on post-conflict zones and developing countries. He is the founder of "Zero Waste MENA", a regional...

17 May 2017

Waste Around the World: South Australia

The latest WAW is brought to you from South Australia by Kathrine Heinrich, Chair of the ISWA Young Professionals