Introduction to the city
Lamongan is a regency located in East Java. The city prides itself on its urban management, considering itself to be one of the best cities in Indonesia on urban management. The city has won awards for its solid waste management practice which has led to a reduction in the amount of waste generated. Such efforts are attributed to effective collaboration between communities and the local government. Within the ASEAN ESC Model Cities Programme the city implemented pilot projects on its innovative “Garbage Clinical Insurance Program” model which aims to integrate health insurance provision with waste bank participation.
(Photo: Mr. Fadeli, SH,MM, Mayor of Lamongan)
Lamongan will be a city with environment conception by 2016