Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions through Inclusive Recycling: Methodology & Calculator Tool

Year of Publication

2019

The Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions through Inclusive Recycling methodology is the first methodology and calculator tool that estimates the amount of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions prevented by waste picker groups.

Source:

Women in Informal Employment: Globalizing and Organizing (WIEGO) and Global Alliance of Waste Pickers

Author(s):

Geography:

Global

Type:

Measurement (System/Market/Tool)

Purpose of Measurement:

Monitoring and Evaluation

Impact theme(s):

Climate

The Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions through Inclusive Recycling methodology is the first methodology and calculator tool that estimates the amount of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions prevented by waste picker groups. The tool is currently being tested by waste picker organizations and their supporters around the world, and will be released for public use during 2020.