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Call for YP Committee Chair 2017!

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The YP Committee is looking for a self-starter with a passion for furthering the professional development of the next generation of solid waste professionals!   This position provides valuable experience for those interested in developing leadership skills and networking with peers and experts across the industry. Be part of creating opportunities for meaningful connections that will shape the future of the industry! Responsibilities Lead quarterly YP committee meetings Contribute at SWANA Pacific Board meetings (quarterly), SWANA Pacific conferences and the Annual General Meeting held annually at SWANA Day Connect with your counterparts in Region 2 (Northwest US and Canada) Oversee YP networking nights and events with assistance of the committee members Requirements/Qualifications SWANA Member Express a genuine interest in the solid waste industry and the environment Support from supervisor (if required) to take on the role Time Period This position requires minimum 1 year commitment for approximately 3-5 hours per...
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2017 ISWA World Congress and WASTECON Call for Speakers

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The 2017 ISWA World Congress and WASTECON Call for Speakers is open. The 2017 ISWA World Congress and WASTECON will share the theme, “No Time to Waste!”  This theme illustrates the urgency with which the waste and resource management sector must respond to the global and local issues it is facing every day. ISWA’s President, Antonis Mavropoulos, stated in a recent blog post that we are facing a “global health emergency.” Click here for all the details.

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We Are SWANA Pacific Chapter – BC & Yukon

Networking, Training, and Certification for Integrated Waste Resource Management

We are the Pacific Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America. As the leading organization in integrated waste resource management in BC and the Yukon, we provide expertise and professional development to practitioners through training, certification, and networking. Explore the About section to find out more about who we are and what we do.

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