This project is funded by the European Union

Hazardous Waste

Hazardous Waste

This theme was introduced under the new SWIM-H2020 SM and is intended to assist countries to implement their commitments under the Hazardous Wastes Protocol and address some emerging issues on hazardous waste including Toxic Chemicals (e.g. POPs) prevention and phase out. Activities cover technical assistance, guidance and training on strengthening the legal frameworks, reforming local taxation, authorization and monitoring, development and implementation of National Hazardous Waste Management Master Plans and National Special Waste Treatment and Disposal Centres, etc.

28-31 January 2019, Ramallah, Palestine – SWIM-H2020 SM Consultation ”Provide technical assistance for addressing industrial pollution and supporting environmental inspection and inventory for the Olive Oil and the Tanning industries” EFH-PL-2 &3


25-29 June 2018, Beirut, Lebanon – SWIM-H2020 SM Study Tour on Leachate Management ST-4 & EFH-LB-2 & P2P-6

Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia