Module 20: Innovations in Waste Management

Case Study: Ciudad Saludable(1)

Ciudad Saludable is an organization of people and partners committed to sustainable development. Ciudad Saludable is based in Peru and works in collaboration with grassroots organizations, public entities, and private enterprises in Peru and other countries in Latin America. The main goal of the organization is improve poverty through efficient solid waste management, which will result in cleaner cities and the creation of jobs.

Various projects have included:

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Footnotes

(1) “Ciudad Saludable- Solutions for environmental management.” (2009). Accessed 13 July 2010.