ISWA - LET’S CLOSE THE 50 BIGGEST DUMPSITES IN THE WORLD
ISWA – the International Solid Waste Association – is a global, independent and non-profit making association, working in the public interest and is the only worldwide association promoting sustainable, comprehensive and professional waste management.
Let’s Close the 50’s Biggest Dumpsites in the World
There are more than 50.000 dumpsites in the world
2.000.000 people working in extreme conditions
Families living inside the dumpsites in non-human conditions
20% are children (more than 400.000) Missing school
Dumpsites health impacts are worse than malaria.
750 deaths registered only in the first half of 2016
Water, Soil, Air and Food contaminated for billions of people
It’s time to close the world’s dumpsites.
Join ISWA and be part of this cause
Let’s close the 50 Biggest Dumpsites in the World
It’s not about waste
It’s about people
(It’s about us - It’s about you)
Footage used with author’s authorization
“Los Churequeros” – produced by Calla Kessler.
also available on
“An Update on the Payatas Dumpsite - People Documentary Series” – produced by Erwan Heussaff
Footage under Creative Commons rights
“Saving Rivers for Lives” – Directed by Een Irawan Putra and Produced by Christa Nooy
Music: “Hope of Glory” – from Chris Haigh (http://www.premiumbeat.com)
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For more information please contact http://WWW.ISWA.ORG