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Applications are now open for the 2018 edition of EWAM Asia! Published on December 15th 2017

The 2018 edition of the EWAM Asia will be held from the 7th to 11th of May in Bangkok, Thailand with a regional focus on Asia.

Applications are invited from Government Officials, Policy Makers, Regulators and SME Collectors, Recyclers, Refurbishers.

Apply by the 31st of January for a chance to participate in this enriching learning experience.

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EWAM 2018 to take place in Asia Published on November 14th 2017

The next edition of the EWAM will take place in Asia in Spring-Summer 2018. More details on dates, location and application deadline coming soon. In case you are interested in participating, please indicate your interest at ewa@unu.edu and we will keep you informed.

EWAM 2017 wraps up Published on November 13th 2017

EWAM 2017 held in Tanzania this year, ended on the 10th of November, leaving both the participants and as well as the organisers, very impressed. We will be uploading the photographs from the event soon!

EWAM 2017 kicks off in Tanzania! Published on November 6th 2017

This year's edition of the EWAM has commenced today at Dar es Salaam. The details of everyday's events will be updated on the website.

SERI onboard as a sponsor Published on August 30th 2017
We are pleased to welcome onboard Sustainable Electronics Recycling International (SERI), as one of our sponsors.
SERI is a non-profit organization working to create a world where electronic products are reused and recycled in a way that promotes resource preservation, the well-being of the environment, and the health and safety of workers and communities.
Applications for EWAM 2017 now closed Published on August 28th 2017

The application deadline for EWAM 2017 has been passed and no further applications will be considered.

Application deadline for EWAM 2017 extended! Published on August 9th 2017

Due to a number of requests for a few additional days to apply, we have extended the application deadline to the 25th of August.

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Applications are now open for the 2017 edition of EWAM Published on July 3rd 2017

The 2017 edition of the EWAM will be held from the 6th to 10th of November in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania with a regional focus on Africa.

Applications are invited from Government Officials/Policy Makers and SMEs (Collectors, Recyclers, Refurbishers etc.).

Apply by the 11th of August for a chance to participate in this enriching learning experience.

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DOTCOM Waste is organising two training workshops on tackling waste crime to be held in Italy and China in 2017. Published on September 22nd 2016

We invite representatives from agencies and organisations directly involved in fighting waste crime, particularly on the EU-West
Africa and EU-China routes.

Each workshop will last for 4 days and focus on improving collaboration among authorities and increased enforcement skills to help fight cross-border
waste crime more effectively.

The first training session will take place in Rome from 18 - 21 September, focusing in particular on the EU-Africa route, while the second training
session to be held in in Beijing from 24 - 27 October will look at the specifics of the EU-China route.

Attendance is free, but on an invitation-only basis. To register your interest
or to receive access to online training, please fill out the short APPLICATION FORM by clicking on this news item.

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