Congress on Sanitation in African Cities

The Congress in Yaoundè is the first chance in Cameroun to face the environmental challenges due to the rapid urbanisation and the recent economic development at a scientific international level. [read more]


IWWG Training Courses

Three IWWG Training Courses have been arranged in connection with the Sardinia 2017 Symposium.


SARDINIA 2017

16th International Waste Management and Landfill Symposium, 2 - 6 October 2017, Santa Margherita di Pula, Cagliari, Italy. Website; Call for Abstracts

IWWG Russia and NIS Regional Branch: International Scientific Conference

The IWWG Regional Branch for Russia and NIS is co-organizing the III International Scientific Conference "From Waste Management to Resource Recovery" to be held 30 Nov.-1 Dec. 2017 in Perm, Russia.

* IWWG co-sponsored events







IWWG Training Courses

Three IWWG Training Courses have been arranged for Sunday 1th October, prior to opening of the SARDINIA 2017 Symposium, under the supervision of leading international experts. Courses are open to all Symposium participants and are suited to beginners. Certification of attendance will be distributed at the end of each course. For online registration, click here.

See below an overview on the IWWG Training Courses during SARDINIA 2017:


Water balance simulations of landfill cover systems - application of the HELP model

Chair: Klaus Berger - University of Hamburg, DE

Klaus Berger


Landfill leachate treatment

Chair: Howard Robinson - Phoenix Engineering, GB

Howard Robinson


Leaching Assessment and LeachXS LiteTraining

Chairs: Hans van der Sloot and Andre van Zomeren, NL

Hans v.d. SlootAndre v. Zomeren