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Playgrounds of rubbish: can upcycling help Kathmandu defeat trash?

As Kathmandu overflows with trash, the city is seeking not just to transform attitudes to waste – but the waste itselfFrom the air, Kathmandu seems to have a thousand winking eyes as the sun hits the solar panels installed on many homes across the city. But on the ground, the sun illuminates something very different: piles of plastic and household rubbish, strewn amongst the pagodas and along the labyrinthine streets. Continue reading......

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Published By: theguardian.com - Tuesday, 17 April