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Waste: the hidden treasure

For Matilda Payne, founder of My Extreme Deco, waste is the new gold. Her small Ghana-based enterprise has found a way to valorize waste in an unexpected and creative way: by transforming it into jewelry, furniture and décor. Today, Matilda’s business’ main asset is waste.  SWITCH Africa Green, a joint European Union - UN Environment project, has been instrumental in helping Matilda establish her business and open new horizons for her to grow in the waste management industry.  Read more...



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