Institutional architecture of municipal waste management in Nepal

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Report: a report published by a school or other institution, usually numbered within a series.
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Working paper: Working papers contain results presented by the author. Working papers aim to stimulate discussions between scientists with interested parties, they can also be the basis to publish articles in specialized journals
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Title
Institutional architecture of municipal waste management in Nepal
Author(s)
Upreti Bishnu Raj, Upreti Drishti, Véron René, Rajbhandari Sudarshan, Kamacharya Yash Man, Hollenbach Pia (co-last)
Institution details
Challenges of municipal waste management: learning from post-crisis initiatives in South Asia (r4d Project)
Issued date
2020
Number
2
Genre
Project Working Paper
Language
english
Abstract
This paper focuses on the issues that are pre-dominant in the institutional architecture of municipal solid waste management (MSWM) in Kathmandu. The paper also gives a brief history of solid waste management (SWM) in Kathmandu. It provides an overview of the generation and disposal methods of wastes and the challenges associated in the management of solid waste especially in the purview of two major crises of 2015, the earthquake and the Indian blockade.
Keywords
solid waste management, Nepal
Funding(s)
Swiss National Science Foundation / Programmes / IZ080Z0_77322
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15/06/2020 12:03
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16/06/2020 7:08
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