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Efficient Management of Wastewater, its Treatment and Re-Use in the Mediterranean Countries

Starting date: 2003/05/01 - Duration (months): 48


The project aims to highlight innovative solutions in wastewater treatment and wastewater re-use in the target countries of Turkey, Jordan, the Lebanon and Palestine.

A more specific aim is the strengthening of regional co-operation through the creation of networks among the experts as well as through cross-border knowledge transfer.

Additionally, the project works to strengthen capacity-building through local and regional training programs and the development of regional policy guidelines for wastewater treatment and re-use in the region.

Geographical scope

The target areas are the following rural or peri-urban areas in the Mediterranean partner countries:

- Turkey, Peri-urban area of Istanbul
- Jordan, Mafraq area
- Lebanon, Koura area - Jbeil (Byblos)
- Palestine, Birzeit / Albiereh


Partners Countries Contacts Adresses
InWEnt gGmbH:
InWent - Carl Duisberg Gesellschaft
(Project coordinator) - web

Andreas Bethmann
Financial Manager

Andrea Notz
Project Assistant

Lützowufer 6-9
10785 Berlin (Germany)

Phone: +49-30-2 54 82-106
Fax: +49-30-2 54 82-103

Phone: +49-30-2 54 82-119
Fax: +49-30-2 54 82-103
InWEnt gGmbH JO  

Dr. Ismail Al Baz
Program Director

InWEnt gGmbH
Issam al Ajlouni St. 6
P.O.Box 941 408
Amman 11194 (HK of Jordan)

Phone: +962-6-5 69 43 41
Fax: +962-6-5 68 61 84


Hamburg University of Technology
Institute of Municipal and Industrial Wastewater Management

Dr.-Ing. Joachim Behrendt
Project Manager

Claudia Wendland
Project Manager

Eissendorfer Str. 42
21073 Hamburg(Germany)

Phone: +49-40-42878-3440
Fax: +49-40-4 28 78-2684

Phone:+49-40-4 28 78-3441
Fax: +49-40-4 28 78-2684

Adelphi Research gGmbH DE Mikael Henzler
Project Manager

Julika Post
Project Manager

Phone: +49-30-8900068-0
Fax: +49-30-8900068-10

Caspar-Theyss-Str. 14a
14193 Berlin (Germany)

ENEA – Ente per le Nuove Tecnologie, l’Energia e l’Ambiente IT  

Luigi Petta
Project Manager

Via Martiri di Monte Sole, 4
40129 Bologna (Italy)

Phone: +39-051-60 98-759
Fax: +39-051-60 98-309
Al Al-Bayt University, Institute of Earth and Environment JO Prof. Nadhir Al Ansari
Project Manager
P.O.Box 130334
Al Al-Bayt University
Mafraq (Jordan)

Phone: +962-6-4 87 11 01 Ext. 2331
Fax: +962-6-487-1232
Birzeit University,
Institute of Water Studies
PS Omar Ragheb Zimmo
Project Manager
P.O.Box 14
West Bank Palestine

Phone: +970-2-2 98-2120
Fax: +970-2-298- 2120
University of Balamand, Dept. of Environmental Sciences LB Dr. Najib Gerges
Project Manager
P.O. Box 100
Tripoli (Lebanon)

Phone: +961-6-93 02-50
Fax: +961-6-93 02-78

Yıldız [oder: YILDIZ]Technical University, Chemistry Dept. TR Prof. Göksel Akcın [oder: AKCIN]
Project Manager
Davutpasa Campus
34210 Topkapi
Istanbul (Turkey)

Phone: +90-212-4 49 18-31
Fax: +90-212-4 49 18-88

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