Delegation of the European Union to Lebanon

Upgrading Solid Waste Management Capacities in Lebanon

08/08/2016 - 14:31
Public Health and Social Protection

These programmes aim at improving the overall efficiency and effectiveness of Solid Waste Management (SWM) in areas of Lebanon most affected by the influx of Syrian refugees. The action will directly contribute to address the medium and longer term needs of the Lebanese communities in areas with high Syrian refugees concentrations for increased and improved waste disposal services, by (i) building and upgrading SWM infrastructure and equipment at local level and (ii) enhancing the overall management capacity of local administrations in the Solid Waste Management sector.

Budget € 14 000 000 (2014-2020) € 15 000 000 (2015-2021)

Financing instrument ENPI

Date of project 2014-2021

Implementing partner

The Office of the Minister of State for Administrative Reform (OMSAR)

Beneficiaries

Municipalities, Unions of municipalities and communities affected by the influx of Syrian refugees

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