Improved recycling performance: Policy options for Nigerian cities

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.

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Publication Type Report
Publisher The Nordic Africa Institute, Urban Dynamics
Year 2013
Author(s) Nzeadibe, Thaddeus Chidi, and Adama-Ajonye, Onyanta (The Nordic Africa Institute, Urban Dynamics)
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