Session focusing on Electric & Electronic Waste Statistics (São Paulo, Brazil)

Date: 25th April 2018
Facilitators: Vanessa Forti
Tags: Argentina Brazil Chile Colombia Kenya Nigeria South Africa Uruguay


The workshop was organized in conjunction with the in the context of the VIII Annual Workshop on Survey Methodology, held from 24 to 27 of April 2018, in São Paulo (Brazil). Representatives from various Latin American and few African were present: Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Uruguay, Argentina, Kenya, South Africa and Nigeria.


The workshop lasted for half day. It comprised of an introduction on e-waste, 3 modules, 1 country example and a final group discussion. The following topics were discussed: Module 1: What is electronic waste (e-waste) and its global problems; Module 2: General Principles of E-waste Statistics; Module 3: How to collect data