Thursday, December 6, 2018 ((rezonodwes.com)) – As part of the continuation of activities related to sanitation in Martissant, FOKAL, through its project Urban Management of Proximity (GUP), mobilizes its community component to allow to the population to benefit from a healthy environment, but also to make it aware of its duties and responsibilities citizens.
During the last October, 82 families who sort the waste have benefited from the services of the group project collectors who transported 912 pounds of biodegradable waste to the compost bin in the park.
In San Martínez, unhealthy conditions mainly result in poor waste management, which often represents a danger to the health of the population. and handicap some infrastructures. To help families get rid of their waste, the community component has set up a management system that takes into account the phase of sorting, pre-collection, collection, transportation, recovery and disposal of waste.
The approach is based on the sorting of waste in households, their transportation to transitional deposits and then to the national waste disposal site at Truitier in Cité Soleil, provided by the National Solid Waste Management Service (SNGRS). ) formerly known as SMCRS