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Tendering trash: lessons in urban waste management from Indian cities

Harman, Oliver and Santhosh, Sidharth (2020) Tendering trash: lessons in urban waste management from Indian cities. International Growth Centre Blog (17 Mar 2020). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

South Asian cities are urbanising rapidly. With this, overflowing landfills and trash laden streets are becoming more common. Local governments and municipal corporations, many marred by inadequate financing and low capacity, are the first to be held responsible for this mismanagement, from which further negative spill overs occur. These can include high incidences of communicable diseases as well as harmful impacts on the environment.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: https://www.theigc.org/
Additional Information: © IGC 2020
Divisions: Geography & Environment
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GE Environmental Sciences
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor
Date Deposited: 03 Sep 2020 15:18
Last Modified: 21 May 2021 23:29
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/106481

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