Workshop on Electric & Electronic Waste Statistics (Dodoma, Tanzania)

Date: 26th November 2018 - 28th November 2018
Facilitators: Vanessa Forti, Cornelis Peter Baldé
Tags: United Republic of Tanzania


The purpose of the workshop was to strengthen the capacity of two National Statistical Office to assist them in the compilation of international comparable e-waste statistics. The participants were trained in the three-day workshop.


The guidelines on e-waste statistics from UNU and UNU’s developed E-waste tools were used as a starting point to improve the statistics of e-waste in Tanzania. The workshop focused on statistics of: • New EEE and used EEE put on the market • E-waste generated • Environmental sound management of e-waste (formal collection) • Other e-waste recycling • Imports and exports of e-waste