2nd Workshop on Sustainable Waste Management in Africa « AFRIWASTE-2020 »

23-25 September 2020 | Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

Now in its 2nd edition, this high-level workshop will address a range of broad topics highlighting the role of Scientific research and Technological innovation in contributing to achieving a Sustainable Waste Management In Africa.

The workshop aims to provide a platform to explore latest concepts and emerging technologies, disseminate knowledge and build capacity among participants from academia and industry, from authorities, NGO, Waste Management & Disposal Companies, stake holders and other institutions to address the sustainability challenges we are facing today on the field of Waste management.

Session topics

The program would focus on following topics, addressing all stake holders of waste management :

  • Waste Management vs Circular Economy / Bioeconomy
  • Sustainable solutions for waste management in development countries
  • Latest equipment and technologies, Systems & Facilities for waste sustainable management,
  • Case studies from Waste generator & recycling facilities
  • Operational experience and Best practices sharing by GreenCo rated companies
  • One to one meetings between waste generators, technology suppliers and users
  • Capacity building and society Engagement in Waste Management
  • Panel discussion on latest policy reforms
  • Analysis on investment and Financing

Organised by


Prof. Liselotte SCHEBEK, IWAR, TUDa, Germany

Prof. KOUSSEMON-CAMARA Marina, STA-UNA, Côte d’Ivoire

Prof. Naaila Ouazzani, FSSM-UCA, Morocco

Prof. Laila Mandi, CNEREE-UCA, Morocco

Prof. Johannes JAGER, Jager biotech, Germany

Prof Abderrahim Jaouad, FSSM-UCA, Morocco

Prof. Mostafa STITOU, FS Tetouan, Morocco

Prof BORAUD-ALLOUE Mireille, STA-UNA, Côte d’Ivoire

Dr. DJENI Theodore, STA-UNA, Côte d’Ivoire

Dr KOUADIO Alain Serge, DVRSO, Côte d’ivoire


Dr. Florent GUESSAN, STA-UNA, Côte d’Ivoire

Dr AKPO Sylvain, SGE-UNA, Côte d’Ivoire

Dr AKPETOU Lazare, UJLoG, Côte d’Ivoire

Dr ASSOHOUN Marina, UJLoG, Côte d’Ivoire

Alessio CAMPITELLI, IWAR, TUDa, Germany

Timo NKURUWIA, IWAR, TUDa, Germany

Benefits to participants

  • Excellent platform to capitalize & explore new business opportunities
  • Opportunity to interact and learn from high-level national & international experts on waste management
  • Exposure to latest technologies and development in Waste Management & Recycling
  • Gain a global perspective: coverage includes experience from the developed world and insight from developing countries.
  • Present your latest research: the programme includes more than 80 high-quality contributed oral presentations and a large poster session.
  • Grow your professional network
  • Be updated on latest amendments in environmental legislations
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