16 Dec '11, 5am

African women win recognition for innovative businesses. Details from @UNEPandYou #futurewewant

"Waste Enterprisers" has developed innovative ways of reusing human waste with the aim of improving sanitation services for the poor and restructuring the economics of sanitation in developing countries. Drawing on technical support from local and international universities and working with the local municipality, the venture plans to turn faecal sludge into biodiesel, and to dry it and use it as boiler fuel. Wastewater is also being treated for use in ponds to allow fish farming which can provide additional income generation. "Recycle Not A Waste Initiative - RECNOWA" trains and employs street youth from disadvantaged communities to clear their streets of plastic and other material waste and uses the creative talents of Ghanaian artisans to transform them into handmade designer products such as bags, jewellery, footwear, furniture and home décor that are ethically produce...

Full article: http://unep.org/newscentre/Default.aspx?DocumentID=2661&A...

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