StEP Working Groups
Core Working Areas
Become a StEP Member
List of StEP Members
E-Waste World Map
You are here:
StEP Newsletter 02/2019
29. March 2019
New chair of the StEP Supervisory Committee StEPs Supervisory...
Stay informed about the next version of the R2 Standard (R2v3)
08. March 2019
The draft version of the next R2 Standard (R2v3) is soon to be released for public review and comment. The R2...
Guide for creating successful informal-formal partnerships in the Indian E-waste Sector published by GIZ
31. January 2019
At the end of 2018 GIZ published a new short practical guidance “...
New study published titled “Current situation of E-waste management, treatment, reuse and waste recovery in Paraguay”
25. January 2019
The study published in Dec 2018, was the result of the collaboration between the Faculty of science and Technology...
Launch of information platform encouraging manual disassembly of electronic waste
04. January 2019
Recyclers to benefit from increased safety and efficiency of electronics recycling The Recycler Information...
Report on End-of-Life Management of Batteries in the Off-grid Solar Sector published by GIZ and EnDev
09. November 2018
The publication, which is authored by Öko-Insitute and Sofies and was developed within the GIZ sector project...
More than 75 people attended StEP-GIZ Webinar
08. November 2018
On 31st October 2018 StEP host a webinar titled “E-Waste Challenges in Latin America and the Caribbean: Identifying...
Business Boot Camp for E-Waste recyclers was concluded successfully
25. September 2018
The first edition of the E-waste Business Boot Camp (BBC) took place from 10-14th September in Berlin,...
WHO publishes report „Circular Economy and Health: Risks and Opportunities”
31. August 2018
The new WHO report aims to start to address the change from a linear economy (take, make, dispose) to a circular...
BMZ mentions StEP in position paper
17. August 2018
The German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) of Germany published a position paper...
Over 60 participants at StEP Webinar
25. July 2018
More than 60 participants form representing various stakeholder groups attended the webinar on “E-Waste Plastics...
New GeSI report published
17. July 2018
The Global e-Sustainablity Initiative (GeSI) has published titled “...
StEP has a new membership structure
21. June 2018
StEP is happy to now offer three different levels of membership providing different benefits. Further, we are...
E-Waste Academy for Managers successfully organized in Bangkok
11. May 2018
UNU in cooperation with GIZ organized the 5th edition of the ...
Person in the Port (PiP) Project completed
23. April 2018
The StEP Project “Person in the Port (PiP)” has been satisfactory completed by StEP members BCCC Africa and...