Masterclass series on Plastic Waste Management

Indo-Pacific Partnership on Marine Ecology

Australia India Indo-Pacific Oceans Initiative Partnership (AIIPIOP)

Series of Masterclass on Plastic Waste Management

Everyone is welcome to attend and registration is FREE.

To register go to this link:

  • Masterclass I: 27th July from 2.30pm-4.30pm (AEST) (completed)
  • Masterclass II: 10th August from 2.30pm-4.30pm (AEST)
  • Masterclass 3: 24th August from 2.30pm-4.30pm (AEST)

Master class 1: Source reduction - Creating behavioural change using incentives and penalties for producers and consumers of plastic, focussing on minimisation of single use plastics, use of alternative materials, reuse technologies, light weighting in manufacturing, policies and incentive schemes.

Master class 2: Infrastructure and Networks - Circular network chains for repurposing and end-of-life recyclability, waste containment, transport hubs and nodes and creating cost efficiencies in local economies

Master class 3: Standardising approaches for measuring success - Development of standard marine environment assessment approaches for comparative assessment between sites for targeting and measuring success of on ground works, including measuring volumes, ages and origins of plastics debris and discussion on policies and action plan developments according to relevant international requirements that would be integrated to the national waste management policies and regulations.

Targetted Participants

Leading Industry representatives from India, Australia and Pacific Islands Policy Makers/ Government RepresentativesUniversities/ Institutes and Academics.

Indo Pacific Partnerships on Marine Ecology

Date and time

From: 02:30 PM Wednesday, August 24, 2022 To: 04:30 PM Wednesday, August 24, 2022