|Solid Waste Management Thematic Group (SWM TG)
The main purpose of the Solid Waste Management Thematic Group on (SWM TG) is to assist Municipal Development and Local Governance Sector Working Group (MDLG SWG) and contribute to improving the management of the solid waste sector in terms of planning, management, donor coordination and harmonization, thus improving the performance of the PA at the local government level. The specific objectives of the group are to:
The SWM TG reports to the ISG on a regular basis.
Membership in the group is limited to donors and other relevant institutions (e.g. non-governmental organizations, private sector organizations) that provide substantial financial or analytical value to the sector, as well as pertinent PA institutions.
Co-Chairs: Ministry of Local Government (MoLG) and Germany
PA institutions: Environment Quality Authority (EQA), Ministry of Planning and Administrative Development (MoPAD), Palestinian Water Authority (PWA)
Donors: Office of the European Union Representative (EUREP), Italy, Japan, United Nations Development Program (UNDP), World Bank
Secretariat: Local Aid Coordination Secretariat (LACS)