Do public participation and planning processes really include all people? Adam van Heerden studied informal waste-collectors or “skarrelers” as part of his award-winning Masters of City and Regional Planning thesis.
Cape Town’s first large-scale, biogas plant opened in Athlone to turn solid waste into energy.
African cities are making significant progress tackling climate change. Kasope Aleshinloye reports from COP21 in Paris.
Pollution is not limited to Nigerian cities, but is a global- scale problem. However, with the right policies, planning and action Nigeria has the ability to leapfrog and curb environmental and human degradation if implementation starts now.
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