Training Program on "Towards Zero Waste Management-Decentralised Solid Waste Management"
 July 23-25, 2018 - ASCI, Hyderabad

Prof. V. Srinivas Chary
Program Director

Tel. No: 040 – 66534221
Fax No: 040 – 23316211

Dear Sir / Madam,

Sub: Training Program on "Towards Zero Waste Management-Decentralised Solid Waste Management" (DSWM) during July 23 - 25, 2018 ASCI, Hyderabad - Request for Participation / Nomination of Participants – Reg.

The Administrative Staff College of India (ASCI), Hyderabad, is organizing a three day training program on "
Towards Zero Waste Management-Decentralised Solid Waste Management"(DSWM) during July 23 - 25, 2018 at Hyderabad. The training programme aims to build on the momentum generated by the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (SBA) which has created an  environment conducive to implementing of sustainable & participatory initiatives in waste management at the grass roots.   It is in this context  Environment Managers need to look at decentralized SWM practices as sustainable alternatives. The SWM Guidelines 2000, though issued with good intent have not made a significant difference on the ground. The SWM rules of 2016 notified by the Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change, makes out a case for implementable strategies and advocates Decentralised waste management systems, there by moving in the direction of Zero Waste Management Systems.

 We invite you to participate in the programme and request you to also nominate middle  level  functionaries from your organization. The Programme is primarily aimed at Middle Management of Municipalities, Community groups/NGOs, Social Entrepreneurs, Resident Welfare Associations (RWAs).

 The Programme has following core objectives:

  • Waste Management Overview & Why Decentralised Solid Waste Management

  • Concept of Decentralised SWM-Source Segregation, Composting & Recycling

  • Composting-Techniques-Challenges-Home level/Community Composting

  • Ward Level DSWM plan & sustainability

 The Program Brochure and Nomination Form can be downloaded from:


 Nomination Form

Please do get in touch with us for any further information / clarifications at (or) Phone: 040-66534355/ Mob: 8106438950; Fax : 040-23316211

Thanking you,                      

V. Srinivas Chary