Improved recycling performance : Policy options for Nigerian cities

Upphovspersoner: Nzeadibe, Thaddeus Chidi | Adama-Ajonye, Onyanta
Utgivare: Nordiska Afrikainstitutet, Urban Dynamics | Uppsala, Sweden
År: 2013
Språk: eng
Relation: NAI Policy Notes, 1654-6695 ; 2013/2
Identifikator: urn:isbn:978-91-7106-740-01
Rättigheter: info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess
In Nigeria there is a glaring absence of formal recycling of municipal waste. As a result, the informal sector has taken up the role of “critical but unacknowledged gap filler” in the waste recycling system, achieving low but significant recy­cling rates. This policy note deals with what can be done to improve recycling performance in Nigerian cities.