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Wed, Apr 24


São Paulo

IFAT Brazil

CCAP will be presenting the "Too Good to Waste" initiative with IDB on April 25!

Time & Location

Apr 24, 2024, 8:00 AM GMT-3 – Apr 26, 2024, 6:00 PM GMT-3

São Paulo, Rod. dos Imigrantes - Vila Água Funda, São Paulo - SP, Brazil

About the Event

“Too Good to Waste” is an initiative developed by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) that emerged in 2023 to accelerate the implementation of solid waste management projects in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) that contribute to mitigating methane emissions. Aimed at promoting the initiative and highlighting the challenges and opportunities for mitigating climate change from the solid waste sector in LAC, the event “Too Good To Waste: Initiative to Mitigate Methane Emissions from Waste in Latin America and the Caribbean” will take place on Thursday, April 25th.  Targeting professionals, government officials, academics, businesses, non-profit organizations, students, and educators in the waste management, climate change, and financial sectors, this side event, supported by the multi-donor fund Global Methane Hub, the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (COSUDE), PepsiCo Foundation, the Federal Ministry Republic of Austria, Spanish Cooperation, and IDB, will be held within the framework of the International Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Drainage, and Waste Recovery Solutions, IFAT Brasil, in São Paulo.  

The in-person sessions, led by various organizations and entities, including CCAP, will focus on sharing concrete experiences in the development of tools and methodologies for measurement, reporting, and verification (MRV), public policies, sustainable solutions, and financing strategies for solid waste management projects that contribute to the reduction of methane emissions and the advancement towards a circular economy.  

Seeking to foster knowledge exchange and professional development while stressing the importance of the markets and businesses related to environmental technologies in Brazil and worldwide, IFAT Brasil will feature over 15 panels during the three-day event, which will take place from April 24-26. 

📅: April 25th. 

⏰: 9:30 am to 4:15 pm, time in São Paulo (GMT-3). 

📍: Rodovia dos Imigrantes, 1,5km. Vila Água Funda, São Paulo  

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Participating Organizations:  Inter-American Development Bank, Global Methane Hub ImplementaSur, CCAP, ISWA International Solid Waste Association, CEAMSE, Companhia Municipal de Limpeza Urbana - COMLURB, Delterra, Usina Verde Sustentável (UVS), Sanepar, and KliK Foundation

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