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Former LAWMA MD, Ola Oresanya @ Lagos waste Forum

KEYS TO CONVERTING PLASTIC WASTE TO WEALTH” – Former LAWMA MD, Ola Oresanya.

LAGOS WASTE FORUM Today, we need to promote responsible recyclable waste management practices and policies that rely on networks of communities especially at the grassroot level. Because waste generation and it’s impact on the environment is local, “Waste in the City” is committed to a greater community involvement in setting plans and priorities for the …

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ODENEYE Chair-Person

Ex-Perm Sec, Odeneye, Appointed Board Chairperson Of Lagos Waste Forum

LAGOS – Mrs. Belinda Aderonke Odeneye, the immediate past Permanent Secretary, Office of Environmental Services, Ministry of the Environment, Lagos State has been appointed as the Board Chairman, Lagos Waste Forum. The appointment, according to a statement signed by the president of the Forum, Ambassador Obuesi Phillips, takes immediate effect. Mrs. Odeneye was unanimously voted …

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Ibijoke-Sanwo-Olu

Sanwo-Olu To Grace Lagos Waste Forum 2022

LAGOS – Her Excellency Dr. (Mrs.) Claudiana Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, the wife of the Lagos State governor, will be the special guest at the 2022 annual Lagos Waste Forum, an initiative of the SWEEP Foundation The Lagos Waste Forum promotes innovative waste management solutions, emerging trends in sustainability and a circular economy. The Lagos Waste Forum …

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What’s New

25th January 2021 Press Release COCA-COLA PARTNERS SWEEP FOUNDATION ON ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY The Coca-Cola Foundation has awarded a grant to SWEEP Foundation to launch a new environmental sustainability initiative, titled “Waste In The City”, across key locations in Lagos- Nigeria. As part of the company’s commitment to fostering a waste-free world, the grant was awarded …

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RECYCLABLE WASTE COLLECTORS AS CATALYST FOR SOLVING UNEMPLOYMENT IN NIGERIA

“ On the 23rd of January 2021 Ambassador Obuesi Phillips, President SWEEP Foundation at the annual conference/inauguration of ACWEDON executive. Gave a Talk on RECYCLABLE WASTE COLLECTORS AS CATALYST FOR SOLVING UNEMPLOYMENT IN NIGERIA” Recycling waste to wealth remains untapped economic resources across the world. While most countries recognized the alignment of waste to a …

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WASTE DISPOSAL DURING A PANDEMIC: A SHARED RESPONSIBILITY – SWEEP

Waste management should be a shared responsibility according to Amb. Obuesi Phillips, the President of SWEEP during a community outreach by the group. Citizens participation is critical to achieving a waste free society here in Lagos State, government cannot go it alone even when they think they can. Yes, evacuation of wastes from public spaces …

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DRAINAGE AND GUTTERS IN LAGOS ARE DISCONNECTED, DISJOINTED AND LEAD TO NOWHERE

Amb. Obuesi Phillups, the President of SWEEP and SDGs Ambassador has taken a swipe at property developers and government regulatory agencies responsible for urban and physical planning for the poor drainage connectivity across the city of Lagos. Amb. Obuesi Phillips spoke on Saturday during an interactive session with members of the Statewide Waste and Environmental …

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