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UNIDO
WorldLoop enters into partnership with UNIDO

WorldLoop and the United Nation's Industrial Development Organization enter into a partnership, combining efforts to support local entrepreneurs to turn e-waste from a social and environmental problem, into an economic and sustainable solution....

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2013 Standards Conference
WorldLoop offers expertise in E-waste Standards Conference, Capetown

WorldLoop, in collaboration with TechSoup, recently organized a Microsoft sponsored conference on E-Waste and refurbishment standards in Cape Town South Africa on June 7, 2013. Several officials from the United Nations Industrial Developm...

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2013 Standards Conference
WorldLoop joins private sector leaders, policymakers to address Africa’s e-waste problem

WorldLoop, in collaboration with TechSoup, recently organized a Microsoft sponsored conference on E-Waste and refurbishment standards in Cape Town South Africa on June 7, 2013. Several officials from the United Nations Industrial Developm...

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ricoh
Ricoh Belgium supports WorldLoop

Ricoh is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of office automation equipment and document solutions. Ricoh Belgium is a WorldLoop Strategic Partner, offering professional services by way of strategic advice and expertise in the set-up of its business model as well as printing WorldLoop's ...

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unicore
WorldLoop’s strategic partners recognized for sustainability

WorldLoop is proud of their strategic partners whose commitments to sustainability have been recognized on an international standard.   Umicore...

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1st container arriving in Belgium
7 tons of e-waste arrive in Belgium from Kenya

7 tons of printed circuit boards, a highly complex and toxic type of electronic waste, arrived from WorldLoop's member, the WEEE Centre in Nairobi (Kenya) at Umicore’s precious metals refinery facility in Hoboken (Belgium) fo...

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Stakeholders attending WorldLoop's first ever Ambassador Day, Umicore - Hoboken Belgium
WorldLoop holds first Ambassador Day with key stakeholders

Key stakeholders in ICT for development and e-waste management gather at Umicore to discuss WorldLoop's first year of operations. On 4 December, WorldLoop brought together key stakeholders in sustainable ICT for development and e-waste managemen...

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Vanden Eynde, managing director of WorldLoop, speaking to top European CIOs on ICT, sustainability and new opportunities.
WorldLoop keynote speaker at EuroCIO

Each year, EuroCIO‘s conference gathers CIOs from companies all over Europe to exchange on new trends in the world of ICT. This year, the international conference took place in Brussels on 29 and 30 November. Ms. Neelie Kroes, Commissioner for...

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WorldLoop presenting at KU Leuven Arenberg Symposium.
WorldLoop participates in Arenberg Symposium at KU Leuven

On November 28 2012, WorldLoop participated in the prestigious Arenberg symposium (Van Cauteren chair) at the University of Leuven. The topic of the day was: “Golden waste: tomorrow’s resources” and the program included speakers fro...

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WEEE Centre Awareness Drive
E-waste awareness increasing in Kenya

The WEEE Centre continues to raise awareness on the existence and dangers of e- waste and the importance of environmentally sound e-waste recycling at "Save the Earth" expo in Nairobi Kenya. Electronic waste is an emerging public health r...

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