Report of a Regional Workshop Waste Management in Small Island Developing States in the South Pacific

United Nations Environment Programme ; Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme ; Environment Australia (1997)

Dr. John Morrison outlined the purpose and structure of the workshop. The purpose is: • To strengthen the capabilities of the participants in decision-making regarding waste management issues in their countries; • To provide a forum to discuss common needs and priorities in the region and o develop project concepts o develop recommendations for future activities; • To assist participants to update knowledge on waste management practices so that they can o impart relevant knowledge and skills in waste management to others upon returning home, and o improve waste management practices in their home countries.

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