According to a 2014 report, Middle East is one of the most prolific waste generating regions in the world, with Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Bahrain and Kuwait ranking in the top-ten worldwide in terms of per capita solid waste generation. Hence, environmental protection has become an increasingly important item on the social and economic policy agenda for Middle East nations. The 6th Annual Waste Management Middle East forum shall extend a platform for updating the regional waste and environment professionals on various new technologies and system specifications adopted in different countries and gulf regions, thus empowering them to meet the various environmental challenges existing locally and globally.
- Waste as a resource
- Building an effective waste management framework in the country
- Circular Economy in Waste Management
- Encouraging recycling of construction waste
- Developing people culture towards sustainable waste management