35164-012: Metro Manila Solid Waste Management

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The main objectives of the TA are overall improvements to Metro Manila solid and medical waste for increased environmental quality and public health. The TA will provide planning, design, training, and other assistance to develop and strengthen an integrated solid waste management (SWM) system. Specifically, it will include (i) supporting and strengthening local government unit (LGU) SWM systems, including community based SWM, as required by RA 9003; (ii) improving medical waste management; ... Read More

Country Philippines
Project Number 35164-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Approval Number TA No. 3848
Approval Date 18 Mar 2002
Sector Water supply and other municipal infrastructure and services
Subsector Waste Management


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