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Marine littering – need for new measures and regulations Keep Norway Beautiful 5. February 2014 Nancy Strand.

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1 Marine littering – need for new measures and regulations Keep Norway Beautiful 5. February 2014 Nancy Strand

2 Todays agenda What is the problem Public participation Funding Prevention New role for Keep Norway Beautiful 2

3 3 Interest organisation for the waste sector in Norway Members are municipalities, intermunicipal and private companies - Responsible for Keep Norway Beautiful Waste Management Norway

4 Who is responsible? –Lack of overall responsibility –Waste –Marine /coastal waters –…. 4

5 Voluntarily actions - mandatory! –Public participation- coastal ”dugnad” –Norway is a coastal nation – we want to participate! –From to participants in 3 years 5

6 Need for government funding –Proposed municipal ”clean-up tax”: good, but not enough –Waste handling needs funding through central government budget –Additional funds from extended producer responsibility schemes 6

7 Prevention measures –More knowledge on sources –What’s measured get’s done… –Marine littering prevention targets and action plans 7

8 Keep Norway Beautiful-new role? Member organisation for municipalities, companies, NGOs Coordinate national funds for waste handling, prevention measures and campaigns Waste Management Norway: in charge of the transition period 8

9 Photos: Thanks to Bo Eide and Keep Norway Beautiful 9


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