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Anne Scheinberg

Anne Scheinberg

Senior Solid Waste and Recycling Adviser

Trainer Integrated Sustainable Waste Management

 

Anne Scheinberg holds a PhD in Environmental Policy next to her MSc in Sociolinguistics, and a Masters in Public Administration.

Anne Scheinberg has worked for nearly 35 years in waste management and recycling in North America, Europe, the Balkans, Africa, Latin America, and Asia.

A regional specialist in the Balkans and Central Europe, she works in five languages, planning and implementing sustainable waste management and valorisation projects. Before starting a recycling consultancy near Boston in 1984, she worked five years in recycling for government, civil society, and the glass and paper industry.

She specialises in informal and formal recycling; organic waste management; micro-privatisation; and institutional and enterprise development.

In addition to the UN-Habitat 2010 prize-winning publication, Solid Waste Management in the World’s Cities, her most recent projects involved preparing for publication the 2006/2007 study Economic Aspects of the Informal Sector in Solid Wastes; developing a user pays framework for the North Province of the Maldives, designing and implementing a regional sanitation and waste management component as part of a regional municipal reconstruction project in Haiti; and supporting Tompkins County, New York State, on writing their “Beyond Waste” plan in 2011.

She has authored or edited many WASTE reports and publications.

ascheinberg@waste.nl

Anne's languages of work are English, French, Spanish, Dutch and Bulgarian, with basic Portuguese, Hungarian, Finnish, Romanian, and German.