Estudio de la informalidad en el manejo de los RAEE en Bogotá: Diagnóstico y propuestas de integración con el sector formal

Estudio de la informalidad en el manejo de los RAEE en Bogotá: Diagnóstico y propuestas de integración con el sector formal

This study describes the characteristics of the E-waste management as carried out by informal actors in the city of Bogotá. Based on the findings, a series of proposals are presented to contribute to the implementation of an inclusive and sustainable integration model between the formal and informal sectors.

The methodological approach included the collection of primary information through consultations with formal actors, such as E-waste managers, government programs, recycler associations, and E-waste collection and management systems (SRyGs), as well as different authorities of public institutions. relevant. Additionally, field work was carried out to identify the actors who manage E-waste informally, their areas of influence, the activities they carry out and under what conditions, and their perspective regarding formalization and cooperative work with the formal sector. In total, fifty actors who carry out different activities within the framework of WEEE management were consulted.

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Year

2023

Country

Colombia

Authors

Ministerio de Ambiente y Desarrollo Sostenible (MADS)

Focus

E-Waste

Program

Recycling Initiatives