IGNITE Stage: Disaster waste preparedness planning

  • Time and Date: Wednesday 11 May (10:30 - 10:45)
  • Speaker(s): Martin Bjerregaard,
    Disaster Waste Recovery


Significant planning and preparedness for how to deal with the large volumes of debris and solid waste generated by natural disasters can be carried out as part of disaster risk reduction measures. This presentation will detail key steps necessary for the development of a robust, community level and pragmatic disaster waste preparedness plan. The presentation draws on examples from Turkey, Kosovo, Bosnia, Indonesia, the Maldives, Pakistan, Gaza and Haiti.


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Last updated: 04 December 2020