YPG News

26 Apr 2018 ISWA YPG UK Blog-Writing Competition: So, What Happens to My Waste?

Oi-Wa Whitmore, Coventry University

Category: ISWA BLOG

16 Apr 2018 ISWA YPG UK Blog-Writing Competition: A world without waste

Sophia Lacey, University of Brighton

Category: ISWA BLOG

5 Apr 2018 ISWA YPG Global Campaign #WhatHappensToMyWaste?



24 Mar 2018 The 2018 ISWA YPG UK Blog-Writing Competition ‘A WORLD WITHOUT WASTE’, IS NOW OPEN

The International Solid Waste Association (ISWA) Young Professionals Group (YPG) calls on young professionals and students who are residents in the UK to create a blog post exploring how we could make the transition towards zero...

Category: ISWA BLOG

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.