National Conference on E-Waste Sustainablity: Needs and Solution for its management
Bhaskaracharya College of Applied Sciences, Dwarka on 7-8 March 2013
GIZ and Bhaskaracharya College of Applied Sciences jointly organized a two-day National Conference called ‘E-Waste Sustainability: Needs and Solutions for its Management’ on 7-8 March 2013.
The main objective of the conference was to bring together various stakeholders to identify and discuss the major challenges and needs associated with management of e-waste. The stakeholders were from different strata of society and work culture. They discussed in detail the issues related to accountability, traceability, and transparency of e-waste related information systems. Based on the 4R principles of recycle, refurbish, re-use and reduce, the conference covered various themes via paper presentations and panel discussions between e-waste experts.
A session and panel discussion on the need of integrating e-waste and green design in University curriculum across the nation as part of Environmental Science, Electronics, Instrumentation, Physics and Chemistry was also conducted.