Kigali Waste Plan On the Right Track, but More Can Be Done

Posted by: Elias Hakizimana

While Kigali City’s waste management plan aims to improve waste collection and transportation by using required standards and encourage waste transformation with the purpose of protecting environment, a lot still needs to be done to make it work.

John Mugabo, the director of public health and environment in Kigali, explained that proper waste management is done into three phases: collection, transportation and final management which involves recycling and other initiatives to re-use waste.