Countries

    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    Asociación Civil TRAEER

    Organisation website:

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    Social:

    City:

    Santiago del Estero

    Country:

    Argentina

    Date(s):

    October 14, 2020 October 17, 2020

    Activities:

    Social media

    Description: Awareness activities will be carried out through social networks and local media, a campaign to collect electrical and electronic waste at the association's headquarters. Those interested in issues related to WEEE, such as companies, local government, educational institutions and neighbors will be invited to participate in the 2020 edition of the International Electronic Waste Day so that they know what are the common WEEE in our city.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    PREAL

    Organisation website:

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    Social:

    City:

    Various

    Countries:

    Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Date(s):

    Various

    Activities:

    Workshop, News release, Social media, Public collection, Business collection

    Description: From e-waste collection campaigns to online workshops, a wide range of activities are planned under the UNIDO-GEF LAC e-waste project (PREAL) in a number of the participating countries.
    • Highlights include:
    •  Talk for the general public on 'how to reduce the impact of the electrical equipment we use and the e-waste we generate', (29 September, organised by Red UNA STEM of the National University, Costa Rica)
    • 'Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on E-waste in the first three quarters of 2020' Conversation between Michelle Wagner, international expert, Scycle UNU, Eugenio Androvetto, Ministry of Health, Costa Rica, and Pablo Hernández, ASEGIRE (organised by PREAL Costa Rica/Ministry of Health, Costa Rica)
    • Virtual discussion aimed at university students - 'What is e-waste and how is it managed?' "System of Networks of Technological Waste Companies in Panama". (13 October, organised by the Ministry of Health, Panama)
    • E-waste collection campaign - Chepo, Panama, Universidad de Panama, Ministry of Health HQ (14 October, organised by the Ministry of Health, Panama)
    • Workshops with the academic sector (19 October, organised by PREAL Guatemala)
    • Demonstration of key e-waste management processes (separation/classification) by e-waste treatment companies (14 October, organised by the Ministry of Ecosocialism, Venezuela)
    • Promotion of infographics on the national e-waste situation (promoted by the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Development, Argentina)
    • The Project will also support the IEWD social media campaign and various videos, infographics and other materials related to e-waste will be shared through the Project on and around 14 October.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    PROGEAS ARGENTINA

    Organisation website:

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    Activity website:

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    City:

    villa carlos paz

    Country:

    Argentina

    Date(s):

    2020-10-14 , 17hs horario de la argentina

    Activities:

    Conference

    Description: On October 14, 17hs Argentine time, there will be a webinar on the ewaste, titled " PUBLIC-PRIVATE ARTICULATION FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF ELECTRONIC WASTE IN MUNICIPALITIES AND COMMUNALS ", presented by CEO Biol. Leonardo Aimar, of the company PROGEAS ARGENTINA which has been dedicated for eight years to the correct management of ewaste in Argentina, reaching With its service to 1.5 million inhabitants, it participates in PREAL - UNIDO. It is organized by the Municipality of Villa Carlos Paz within the framework of the international day of the ewaste and directed to residents of the town and area. The webinar presents the problem of ewaste, raises the small actions that each citizen can take to minimize their negative impact and details the role that PROGEAS ARGENTINA has as an authorized manager for the treatment of ewaste promoting the circular economy. El dia 14 de octubre, 17hs hora de Argentina, se realizara un webinar sobre los ewaste, titulada "ARTICULACIÓN PUBLICA-PRIVADA PARA LA GESTIÓN DE RESIDUOS ELECTRONICOS EN MUNICIPIOS Y COMUNAS", presentada por el CEO Biol. Leonardo Aimar, de la empresa PROGEAS ARGENTINA la cual se dedica desde hace ocho años a la correcta gestión de los ewaste en la Argentina, llegando con su servicio a 1,5 millones de habitantes. Participa del PREAL - ONUDI. Esta organizado por la Municipalidad de Villa Carlos Paz en marco del dia internacional de los ewaste y dirigida a vecinos de la localidad y zona. El webinar presenta la problemática de los ewaste, plantea las pequeñas acciones que cada ciudadano puede realizar para minimizar su impacto negativo y se detalla el papel que cuenta PROGEAS ARGENTINA como gestor habilitado para el tratamiento de los ewaste promoviendo la economía circular.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    PROGEAS ARGENTINA

    Organisation website:

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    City:

    Alejo ledesma

    Country:

    Argentina

    Date(s):

    28/09/2021

    Activities:

    Conference, School campaign or collection

    Description: On September 28 at 9: 30 hours from Argentina, a webinar will be held on ewaste, entitled " PUBLIC-PRIVATE ARTICULATION FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF ELECTRONIC WASTE IN MUNICIPALITIES AND COMMUNALS", addressed to residents and students of the locality and area, and presented by the CEO Biol. Leonardo Aimar, of the company PROGEAS ARGENTINA which has been dedicated for nine years to the correct management of ewaste in Argentina, reaching with its service to 1.5 million inhabitants. It is organized by the Municipality of Alejo Ledesma within the framework of the international day of the ewaste and together with the realization of local collection campaigns. The webinar presents the problem of ewaste, raises the small actions that each citizen can take to minimize their negative impact and details the role that PROGEAS ARGENTINA has as an authorized manager for the treatment of ewaste promoting the circular economy.
    El día 28 de septiembre a las 9:30 horas de Argentina, se realizara un webinar sobre los ewaste, titulado "ARTICULACIÓN PUBLICA-PRIVADA PARA LA GESTIÓN DE RESIDUOS ELECTRONICOS EN MUNICIPIOS Y COMUNAS", dirigido a vecinos y estudiantes de la localidad y zona, y presentada por el CEO Biol. Leonardo Aimar, de la empresa PROGEAS ARGENTINA la cual se dedica desde hace nueve años a la correcta gestión de los ewaste en la Argentina, llegando con su servicio a 1,5 millones de habitantes. Esta organizado por la Municipalidad de Alejo Ledesma en marco del día internacional de los ewaste y conjuntamente con la realización de campañas locales de recolección . Los webinar presenta la problemática de los ewaste, plantea las pequeñas acciones que cada ciudadano puede realizar para minimizar su impacto negativo y se detalla el papel que cuenta PROGEAS ARGENTINA como gestor habilitado para el tratamiento de los ewaste promoviendo la economía circular.

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    The WEEE Forum a.i.s.b.l. is an international association representing forty producer responsibility organisations across the globe. Together with our members, we are at the forefront of turning the extended producer responsibility principle into an effective electronic waste management policy approach through our combined knowledge of the technical, business and operational aspects of collection, logistics, de-pollution, processing, preparing for reuse and reporting of e-waste. Our mission is to be the world’s foremost e-waste competence centre excelling in the implementation of the circularity principle.

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