Mozambique landfill landslide kills seventeen
| 19 February 2018 |
At least 17 people have been killed in Mozambique this week after heavy rains caused a 15-metre high pile of rubbish to partially collapse at a rubbish dump in Mozambique.
New CIWM President calls for community waste management schemes to tackle global waste crisis
| 18 October 2017 |
Community-based waste management projects are the key to tackling the global waste crisis, new CIWM President Professor David Wilson said at his inauguration.
Dozens killed in another major Sri Lanka landfill landslide
Katy Carter
| 18 April 2017 |
At least 30 people have died and rescue efforts are continuing following a landslide at a landfill site in Sri Lanka, which destroyed nearly 80 homes – the second major landfill disaster in as many months. 


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