Country Waste Management Profiles

This is a list of profiles that aim to provide information on waste management in different countries or territories. Where possible, each country profile consists of a national overview of waste management, a national waste management strategy document, a list of laws and regulations on waste management, and a list of governmental institutions responsible for waste management. To access a country profile, please click on a country name below.

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Regional Initiatives

European Union


Africa

Algeria Ethiopia Niger 
Angola Gabon Nigeria
Benin Gambia, The Rwanda
Botswana Ghana Sao Tome and Principe
Burkina Faso Guinea Seychelles
Burundi Guinea-Bissau Sierra Leone
Cameroon Kenya Somalia
Cape Verde Lesotho South Africa
Central African Republic Liberia South Sudan
Chad Libya Sudan
Comoros Madagascar Swaziland
Congo, Democratic Republic of Malawi Tanzania
Congo, Republic of Mali Togo
Cote d'Ivoire Mauritania Tunisia
Djibouti Mauritius Uganda
Egypt Morocco Zambia
Equatorial Guinea Mozambique Zimbabwe
Eritrea Namibia  

 

Americas
Anguilla
Cuba
Panama
Antigua and Barbuda
Dominica
Paraguay
Argentina
Dominican Republic
Peru
Aruba
Ecuador
Puerto Rico
Bahamas
El Salvador
Saint Bartholomew
Barbados
Grenada
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Belize
Guatemala
Saint Lucia
Bolivia
Guyana
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Brazil
Haiti
Suriname
Canada
Honduras
Trinidad and Tobago
Cayman Islands
Jamaica
United States
Chile
Mexico
Uruguay
Colombia
Netherlands Antilles
Venezuela
Costa Rica
Nicaragua
Virgin Islands

 

Asia
Bangladesh  Korea, Democratic People's Republic of  Papua New Guinea 
Bhutan
Korea, Republic of  Philippines 
Brunei
Laos  Singapore 
Cambodia  Malaysia
Sri Lanka 
China, People's Republic of  Maldives  Thailand 
China, Republic of (Taiwan)  Mongolia  Timor-Leste
India  Myanmar  Vietnam 
Indonesia  Nepal
 
Japan  Pakistan
 


Europe
Albania
Greece
Norway
Andorra
Hungary
Poland
Armenia
Iceland
Portugal
Austria
Ireland
Romania
Azerbaijan
Italy
Russian Federation
Belarus
Kazakhstan
Serbia
Belgium
Kosovo
Slovakia
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Kyrgyzstan
Slovenia
Bulgaria
Latvia
Spain
Croatia
Liechtenstein
Sweden
Cyprus
Lithuania
Switzerland
Czech Republic
Luxembourg
Tajikistan
Denmark
Macedonia
Turkmenistan
Estonia
Malta
Turkey
Finland
Moldova
Ukraine
France
Monaco
United Kingdom
Georgia
Montenegro
Uzbekistan
Germany
Netherlands
 

 

Middle East
Afghanistan
Jordan
Qatar
Bahrain
Kuwait
Saudi Arabia
Iran
Lebanon
Syria
Iraq
Oman
United Arab Emirates
Israel
Palestinian Territories
Yemen

 

Oceania
Australia
Micronesia
Solomon Islands
Cook Islands
Nauru
Tonga
Fiji
New Zealand
Tuvalu
Guam
Niue
Vanuatu
Kiribati
Palau
 
Marshall Islands
Samoa