January 2016 – December 2018
Puhovichi District of the Minsk Region
Targets and goals
Our goals are the following: to create an efficient separate collection system of electrical and electronic equipment's waste in Puhovichi district; increasing the level of awareness and participation of the Puhovichi district’s population in separate waste collection; improvement of the environment by eliminating and preventing unauthorized landfills in the district.
Main activities (are)
- creation of platforms for composting organic waste in 10 rural schools;
- installation of 4 surveillance cameras for monitoring unauthorized landfills;
- installation of 30 containers for hazardous waste;
- creation of a platform for temporary storage of electrical and electronic equipment's waste;
- publication and distribution of more than 7,000 copies of information materials: including educational brochures for children, teachers; posters, calendars, stickers for containers;
- acquisition of a bulldozer to eliminate landfills and a cargo mini bus for the WEEE collection in the district.
Performer: Puchavičy District Executive Committee
Partner: IPO “ECOPARTNERSHIP”
Donator: European Union