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Project Update: Setting up an e-waste facility in the Haut – Katanga Province, DRC

At the beginning of 2016, WorldLoop, Group One and Benelux Afro Centre kicked off a project to set up an e-waste facility in Lubumbashi, Haut-Katanga Province, DRC. As mentioned in the past, the ...

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Battery sorting workshop: WEEE Centre

In June, WorldLoop partnered with Stibat and Bebat to facilitate a twofold training on battery sorting at the WEEE Centre Kenya. The workshop, conducted in accordance with the highest inte...

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WorldLoop’s Knowledge Network

For the past 5 years, WordLoop has supported a number of African entrepreneurs and NGO’s in starting and scaling responsible e-waste recycling in Sub-Saharan Africa. Throughout this five year period, a lot of knowledge and experience in best practices has been acquired. WorldLoop would like to share its kn...

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Visit to the WEEE Centre

In March 2017, a group of 20 partners travelled to Nairobi, Kenya for a learning journey on Digital 4 Innovation. One stop of the visit was WorldLoop’s partner, the WEEE Centre. Seth Munyamb...

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BAC expands its e-waste acitivites in Congo with the support of the King Baudouin Foundation

The Benelux Afrocenter (BAC), a WorldLoop partner active in the Democratic Republic of Congo, has launched a third e-waste recycling initiative in DR Congo. With the support of the King Baudouin Foundat...

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2016, a successful year for the ‘Education for Changing the Electronic Waste Cycle in Burundi’ project.

The “Education for Changing the Electronic Waste Cycle in Burundi” project carried out by GLICE with the support of the King Baudouin Foundation and WorldLoop, is entering its third year. ...

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WorldLoop and PARO-CI, an excellent relationship

Creating awareness on the risks of bad e-waste recycling within the informal sector and aiding them to find solutions and connect to the formal e-waste recycling actors is an important part of improving the work situation for thousands of informal e-waste recyclers, helping them ...

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Let’s Talk trash finalist for the Digital 4 Development Prize (iChoose category)

On November 30th 2016 WorldLoop was honoured to participate to the 2016 edition of the Innovation Fair and the Digital for Development (D4D) awards which took place at the African Museum in Tervuren, Belgium. The day started with th...

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The “Education for Changing the Electronic Waste Cycle in Burundi” project – Update

In January 2015, The King Baudouin Foundation, WorldLoop and Great Lakes Initiatives for Communities Empowerment (GLICE)  kicked off a 3-year project in Burundi, “Education for Changing the Electronic Waste Cycle in Bu...

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The WEEE Center visits WorldLoop

From the 10th till the 16th of September, we had the pleasure of receiving Seth Munyambu, manager of the WEEE Center as well as Miriam Ndavi, Head of Technical Team of ...

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