In order to support cities and member States to adopt more sustainable municipal solid waste management practices and policy, ESCAP has been promoting the Integrated Resource Recovery Center (IRRC) model, developed by Waste Concern, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
ESCAP presented on "Integrated Resource Management as a means of implementing the SDGs and the New Urban Agenda"
GIZ presented an overview of the project "Integrated Resource Management in Asian Cities: the Urban NEXUS"
Concept Note and programme of the event - this event introduced the project on 'Integrated Resource Management in Asian Cities: the Urban Nexus' to the participants of the Third Preparatory Committee or "PrepCom 3" which took place in Surabaya, Indonesia. It also emphasized the relevance of an integrated approach to the achievement of urban-related SDGs and the New Urban Agenda.