IndyAct Wins Global Award for Fighting Incineration in the Arab World
Global Movement Calls Out for Sustainable Alternatives to Waste Incineration
IndyACT wins global award for fighting incineration in the Arab World
September 18, 2007 - Hondarribia, Spain. Last week 130 people from 39 countries gathered at a meeting by the Global Alliance for Incinerator Alternatives (GAIA) in Hondarribia, in the Basque region of Spain.
Participants gathered from around the world to challenge the toxic impact of waste incineration and to call attention to the strong connection between waste disposal, climate change and social injustice.
Wael Hmaidan, the executive director of IndyACT and GAIA