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Climate Friendly Waste Management

As of: March 2019

Objective and activities

The aim of the project is to support decision-makers at all levels in Russia to provide adapted concepts for a climate-friendly and recycling oriented waste management. Consulting, know-how transfer, training, support of demonstration projects and information dissemination help to design the new rules and regulations accordingly. Climate-relevant aspects are taken into account in the implementation of the selected regions of Russia. The project is mainly focused on improved management of municipal waste. It contributes to reducing the previously underestimated greenhouse gas reduction potential of the waste sector in the climate policy debate, so that they can be used in future national climate contributions from Russia can be used in a targeted manner.

Project data

Russian Federation

Implementing organisation:
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

Partner institution(s):
  • Ministerium für Bauwesen und Kommunalwirtschaft der Russischen Föderation (Bauministerium)
  • Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment - Russia
  • Föderaler Dienst für die Aufsicht im Bereich der Naturnutzung der Russischen Föderation (Rosprirodnadzor)

BMU grant:
€ 3,750,000

10/2018 till 03/2021


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