Waste Management

Project Started
2019
Contribution so far made
Work in progress
Country
Uganda
Progress
Ongoing
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We have brought “consumerist” lifestyles, we have brought our products, we have contributed to the alienation of the indigenous communities towards their land, from powdered milk, to bags of chips, to canned and tetra-pak drinks. We have not, on the other hand, thought of bringing the instructions that should accompany this "new lifestyle".

The problem of waste often, in our minds, seems to exist only in the "economically developed" countires. In Europe above all (and fortunately) for decades now there has been much talk of separate collection, of waste reduction, now with the new disposable plastic standard ... But about Africa, abut the so-called "developing countries", who thinks about it?
We have brought “consumerist” lifestyles, we have brought our products, we have contributed to the alienation of the indigenous communities towards their land, from powdered milk, to bags of chips, to canned and tetra-pak drinks. We have not, on the other hand, thought of bringing the instructions that should accompany this "new lifestyle".
In Africa, waste disposal works like this: make a pile of litter, plastic, celofan and small bags in front of the house, and then set it on fire. What will remain will be a pile of black remnants.

The project will start in July.

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