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  1. Tonle Sap Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Project: An ADB-funded Latrine-Building Project in Cambodia

    Water and sanitation are one of the most pressing issues facing people in rural Cambodia, especially around the Tonle Sap Lake and river basin. Of particular difficulty for sanitation advocates in Cambodia is the old habit of open defecation, with the res ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 11:36

  2. WEEEIE-Waste in Phnom Penh Municipality and Current Management System

    Phnom Penh Municipality (PPM) is the capital city of the Royal Kingdom of Cambodia with a total land area of 376.95 Km2. It is equal to 0.20% of the total land area of the country. Administratively, PPM is divided into 7 districts (up to 2008) but now one ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 11:39

  3. WEEE and E-waste Management Report, Phnom Penh Municipality

    Inventory studies show that E-waste generation potential ranges from 6792 metric tons in 2008 to 22,443 metric tons in 2019. Further, the results of extensive field work highlighted that the E-waste trade value chain consists of stakeholders, who use twel ...

    admin - 08/26/2014 - 12:28

  4. Country Analysis Paper

    Rapid growth of economic urbanization and industrial development are the cause of more concerns within solid waste management. In this regard, the Ministry of Environment is the institution responsible for protecting the environment and human health has d ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 11:47

  5. Status of Used Lead Acid Battery Management in Kingdom of Cambodia

    In the Kingdom of Cambodia, used lead acid batteries (ULAB) are not normally managed in an environmentally sound manner and there is no specific government institution responsible for ULAB management1. Detailed legislation specifically targeting the manag ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 11:49

  6. CICP Working Paper, NO. 27, Solid Waste Management in Cambodia

    Solid waste management consists of two sectors: the formal operation and the informal scavenging activities. Because scavenging contributes to solid waste management economically and environmentally and also serves as an occupation for some of the most im ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 12:01

  7. Medical Waste Management

    The world is generating more and more waste and hospi-tals and health centres are no exception. Medical waste can be infectious, contain toxic chemicals and pose contamina-tion risks to both people and the environment. If patients are to receive health ca ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 12:04

  8. Identifying Constraints to Increasing Sanitation Coverage

    This field note summarizes research from two studies undertaken in rural and peri-urban areas of Cambodia; one on the demand forlatrines among consumers, and the other on the supply of latrines by the private sector. It provides discussion on the opportun ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 12:13

  9. Sanitation Finance in Rural Cambodia

    This document presents the findings of a study on sanitation finance in Cambodia conducted for the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) with support from the Asian Development Bank (ADB). The overall objective of the assignment was to consider sustainable s ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 12:14

  10. National Profile on Chemicals Management in Cambodia

    In order to promote social development Cambodia, as well as other developing countries, has significant sectoral economic improvement including agriculture, industry and health. These sectors development activities have demanded high volume of chemicals u ...

    admin - 08/22/2014 - 12:16