• Biology
  • Published 1999

Improvement of refuse collection in Kitwe: A participatory approach

  title={Improvement of refuse collection in Kitwe: A participatory approach},
  author={Barbara Kazimbaya-Senkwe and K. M. Sankwe and J. Frijns},
textabstractThis project set out to define the refuse collection problem in Kitwe and to propose ways of improving the same. Through a household survey, interviews with relevant institutions and a physical survey of the town, it was established that the Kitwe City Council is not able to provide an adequate refuse collection service to its residents. Less than 10% of generated waste is collected. The rest is either burnt or scattered around the town in illegal pits, piles, road kerbs and even… CONTINUE READING