UNU Names Dr. Shen Xiaomeng as Next Vice-Rector in Europe and Director of UNU-EHS

Ruediger Kuehr 3 days ago
Tokyo/Bonn, 27 May 2020 — The United Nations University (UNU) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Shen... Read More

Regional Training Workshop on E-waste Statistics in the CIS plus Georgia, Turkmenistan and Ukraine

Ruediger Kuehr 2 months ago
Moscow, Russia, 20-23 January 2020 – The Regional E-waste Monitor project in the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) plus... Read More

Regional Training Workshop on E-waste Statistics in the Arab Region Tunis, Tunisia – 16-18 December 2019

Ruediger Kuehr 2 months ago
In the framework of the E-waste Monitor in the Arab Region project, the SCYCLE Programme, ITU, and UNEP, Read More

Official start of the STrIKE project!

Ruediger Kuehr 2 months ago
Stronger Training and Increased Knowledge for Better Enforcement (STrIKE) – Waste & Mercury Read More

First Dutch Battery Flows Monitor

Ruediger Kuehr 2 months ago
The objective of this project is to provide well-evidenced quantitative information on portable battery Read More

Behavioral Change for the Circular Economy

Ruediger Kuehr 2 months ago
What is the role of consumer behavioral change in a circular economy? Read More

Update and Maintenance of WEEE-Tools

Ruediger Kuehr 2 months ago
The United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) – the Sustainable Cycles Programme (SCYCLE), Read More

UNU-Hosted SCYCLE Programme Moving to UNITAR

Ruediger Kuehr 8 months ago
Tokyo, Geneva, Bonn, 09 October 2019 ― The United Nations University (UNU) and the United Nations Institute for Training... Read More

StEP Initiative now an Association

Ruediger Kuehr 8 months ago
1st Oct. 2019  After twelve years hosting by the SCYCLE Programme, the Solving the E-waste Problem (StEP) Initiative has... Read More

E-waste will double by 2050. Business-as-usual is not an option to cope with it: UN Initiative

Ruediger Kuehr 9 months ago
E-waste is referred to as the world’s fastest growing solid waste stream. Since 2000, e-waste has grown from 20... Read More