Waste Concern Consultants (WCC) is a leading consultancy firm based in Bangladesh, providing consulting services and project assistance since 2000. WCC is a technical arm of Waste Concern. WCC’s vision is to contribute to poverty reduction, environmental improvement and sustainable development through professional knowledge sharing and provision of advisory services in the low and middle income countries.

While providing consultancy services to its clients, WCC adopts multi-disciplinary and participatory approaches, so that most appropriate technological solutions consistent with the prevailing social, economic and institutional contexts are applicable. Moreover, while planning and designing solutions or technical advisory services, we take into account the perceptions, needs and preferences of the users and their long term financial capabilities.WCC provides consultancy services, project assistance and support for institutional development, capacity building and innovation in the fields of:

  • Solid Waste Management & Resource Recovery
  • Sanitation & Faecal  Sludge Management and Reuse
  • Waste Water Treatment
  • Municipal Services Planning
  • Master  Plan, Strategy Development  & Action Plan for Municipal Infrastructure
  • Climate Change & Clean Development Mechanism
  • Policy Formulation related to Waste, Sanitation and Climate Change
  • Clinical and Hazardous Waste Management
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Energy and Waste Audit
  • Industrial Pollution Control
  • Environmental Management System (ISO-14001)
  • Eco-friendly Agriculture and Organic Farming
  • Laboratory Analysis of Environmental Parameters
  • Environmental and Socio-economic Studies
  • Business Plan Development for Environmental Projects

WCC has established a comprehensive knowledge base to support and provide consultancy services in the aforementioned fields. WCC aims at a long-term cooperation with its partners/clients to build local capacity and we also strive for sustainable utilization of natural resources.

Clients and Partners

  • Asian Development Bank (ADB)
  • The World Bank
  • United Nations Development Program (UNDP)
  • United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN-ESCAP)
  • Ministry of Environment and Forest of Government of Bangladesh
  • Local Government Engineering Department (LGED)
  • GIZ, Deutsche Gesellschaft Für Internationale Zusammenarbeit, GMBH
  • International Labor Organization (ILO)
  • Royal Netherlands Embassy, Dhaka
  • British High Commission, Dhaka
  • Swiss Development Agency for Cooperation (SDC)
  • Swiss Federal Institute of Environmental Engineering (SANDEC)
  • UNICEF
  • USAID
  • Department of Public Health Engineering (DPHE)
  • Bangladesh Agriculture Research Institute (BARI)
  • Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET)
  • Soil Science Department, Dhaka University
  • World Wide Recycling, Netherlands
  • Swisscontact-Katalyst
  • World Economic Forum (WEF)
  • Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship
  • Ashoka: Innovators of the Public
  • Food  and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
  • Dhaka City Corporation (DCC)
  • BORDA, Germany