Project Profile

Project Title Application of ‘Green Bio Energy City’ Concept in Trincomalee City based on Integrated Solid Waste Management
Project Code 2011EE13
Project Status Completed
End Date January 2014
Sponsor(s) United Nations Environment Programme
Division Earth Science & Climate Change
Executive Summary Full Text

The main objectives of this project are to:

Reduce climate change by reducing urban garbage accmulation and reduce methane generation;

Formulate a co-operative plan to manage domestic waste by empowering grass-root level community according to the win-win concept;

Programme stakeholders for the project sustainability;

Share the experience with other interested cities through city-to-city programme; and

Create a national climate change reducing policy by sharing proven experiences with the country policy-makers.