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A name says a lot – WorldLoop Strategic Partner AIR enters into Creative Competition

AIR (www.aironair.com), WorldLoop's strategic partner responsible for developing and managing the renaming of WorldLoop in 2012 entered WorldLoop in the Creative Club of Belgium's "Bowler Hat" competition. ...

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Supporting WorldLoop just got easier for US-based donors

WorldLoop is excited to announce that U.S.-based donors can support our activities in a tax-efficient way through a contribution to the WorldLoop American Fund at the King Baudouin Foundation United States (KBFUS). Because KBFUS is a public charity, within the meaning of Sections 501(c)(3) and ...

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BBAE Awards 2013
WorldLoop Receives Award for the Environment from Business & Society

WATCH THE VIDEO On October 23, 2013 The partnership between WorldLoop and Umicore received 3rd place at the Belgian Business Awards for the Environment in the category ‘international business...

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WorldLoop partners with EACR, active in Kenya

WorldLoop and East African Compliant Recycling (EACR) enter into partnership. EACR is an e-waste recycling company based in Nairobi, Kenya. EACR came into being as a project started by fellow ICT4D organization Camara Education with support of HP and Dell. Since 2012, it is operating as an independent recyc...

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WorldLoop’s 2012 Annual Report Now Available

WorldLoop is proud to release its first annual report. Inside you will find a full picture of what WorldLoop has been up to over the last year. Started as a pilot project of Close the Gap...

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Toxic E-waste Treatment Extends to Chile

WorldLoop and Chilenter, an ICT4Dev organization based in Chile, recently entered into a partnership together to combat the growing e-waste challenges faced locally. A study completed by StEP (Uni...

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN: 2014 E-Waste Academy (Management Edition)

WorldLoop is proud to be a sponsor of StEP's next E-Waste Academy - Manager's Edition (EWAM), held in El Salvador March 31-April 4, 2014. Application deadline is October 15, 2013. If you are working on e-waste policy or managing an e-waste centre, we encourage you to apply. ...

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WorldLoop bids adieu to their first intern

WorldLoop welcomed their first intern earlier this summer to help the team with projects relating to operations and communications. Matthias Floru was a great fit for the organization with is academic background in engineering and experience working at his university in business development a...

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Raising awareness about e-waste in Nairobi’s slums

What better way to attract attention in Nairobi, Kenya? Hold up traffic and play loud music. Last week, WorldLoop had the opportunity to join the WEEE Centre in an effective community awareness raising and e-waste col...

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Stakeholders visit WorldLoop project in Nairobi

July 2, 2013: WorldLoop together its key founding partners Recupel and Close the Gap, invited key European stakeholders of the e-waste broader 'sustai...

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