Working Towards a Zero Waste Future


“Zero Waste: The conservation of all resources by means of responsible production, consumption, reuse, and recovery of products, packaging, and materials without burning and with no discharges to land, water, or air that threaten the environment or human health.”
- Zero Waste International Alliance

Upcoming Events

Global Zero Waste Cities Summit

Sign up for GAIA/Zero Waste Europe’s Global Zero Waste Cities Summit live virtual event with programming spanning all time zones. Meet with changemakers from around the world leading action in their cities and municipalities for climate resilience. Now postponed to May 2023!

International Zero Waste Cities Conference

After a sucessful conference in Quezon City, Philippines, on 26-27 January 2023, the GAIA Asia Pacific team and Mother Earth Foundation PH, handed over to Nipe Fagio & GAIA Africa to host the next conference. Look out for more details in the months to come!

ZWASA In the news

Find out the latest updates about ZWASA’s ongoing zero waste work in South Africa here. 


Support ZWASA’s mission to work towards a just and healthy zero waste future, where our people and planet thrive. 

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