Percentage of urban solid waste regularly collected and with adequate final discharge with regards to the total waste generated by the city

This indicator is proposed as an indicator for Sustainable Development Target 11.6 By 2030, reduce the adverse per capita environmental impact of cities, including by paying special attention to air quality and municipal and other waste management

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Municipal bodies or private contractors. Informal collection data from NGOs and community organizations

UN-Habitat and WHO

Linkages: 12.3, 12.5

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The list of indicator proposals (as of 11 August 2015) used for the IAEG-SDG Open Consultation with Civil Society, Academia and Private Sector.

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