WP2

Development

Start date
Sep 1 2021
End date
Dec 31 2023

Leaders

Description

This work package addresses the issue of sustainable waste management. WP2 aims at conducting social and environmental life cycle analyses, scheduling specially designed training courses, workshops, internships, and webinars to address recommendations given to corresponding ministries, as well as purchasing and establishing a leading/pioneering academic wastewater treatment facility. This work package targets learning the best methods currently used in Europe (e.g.Sweden, France, Spain, and Finland) for the treatment of hospital wastewater.This work package is led by Oulu University in Finland and the University of Lleida in Spain.

Tasks

Task 2.1

Training session on the latest wastewater treatment techniques used in Europe.

Task 2.2

Selection benchmarks of interns from partner institutions.

Task 2.3

Benchmarking workshop on the most efficient wastewater treatment techniques currently used in Europe.

Task 2.4

Draft recommendation letter on the methods currently used in Lebanon for the treatment of hospital wastewater and the compliance level of these methods with European and international standards.

Task 2.5

Roundtable to discuss the draft recommendation letter.

Task 2.6

Approval of the recommendation letter by the EU partners.

Task 2.7

Roundtable to discuss the selection benchmarks of interns from partner institutions.

Task 2.8

Approval of the selection benchmarks by the EU partners.

Task 2.9

Training session and work plan to guide partner institutions in establishing a pioneering hospital wastewater treatment facility.

Task 2.10

Purchase and establishment of a pioneering academic wastewater treatment facility in five of the best Lebanese

Task 2.11

Awareness sessions on wastewater treatment for faculty members, students, and other stakeholders.

Task 2.12

Training sessions on social and environmental life cycle analyses.

2.13

Carry out social and environmental life cycle analyses.

Task 2.14

Sustainable environmental planning for wastewater treatment workshop.