Olmo Forni is a Waste Consultant working for Disaster Waste Recovery, the specialized NGO for debris and waste management in emergencies and humanitarian settings. During his endeavours, Olmo researched hazardous waste international trafficking and organized crime with UNICRI, and the impact of humanitarian aid on recycling in Hiti during his Master degree at WEDC.
Most recently he’s been working in the Middle East mapping informal recycling sector in Northern Jordan and the impact of the conflict on Yemen waste management sector.
Solid Waste Management During Humanitarian Crisis
August 28, 2015 from our The 2015 Global Dialogue on Waste, Video Panels Watch Brian McCarthy of RWA Group, Olmo Forni of Disaster Waste Recovery and Ramy Salemdeeb of Zero Waste MENA discuss how to about the situations faced during humanitarian crises and how to manage waste during such crises. This discussion was organized as part of the 2015 Global Dialogue on Waste.