Greater Male Waste-to-Energy Project: Report and Recommendation of the President

Reports and Recommendations of the President | July 2020

The project will establish a sustainable regional solid waste management (SWM) system for the Greater Malé region and its neighboring outer islands by (i) developing treatment (proven waste-to-energy [WTE] technology), recycling, and disposal infrastructure; (ii) strengthening institutional capacities for sustainable solid waste services delivery and environmental monitoring; and (iii) improving public awareness on WTE and reduce-reuse-recycle (3R). The project will be designed to reduce disaster risk and improve climate change resilience while creating a cleaner environment and decreasing greenhouse gas emissions.

The report and recommendation of the President to the Board of Directors (RRP) document describes the terms and conditions of a project for consideration and approval by ADB's Board of Directors.

This document dated July 2020 is provided for the ADB project 51077-003 in the Maldives.

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