Municipalities Learn from the Palestinian Experience in Waste Management

February 23, 2017|General

The ongoing refugee crisis in the Middle East is placing increased pressure on the region's environment and municipal services. capacity.

Mayors from Jordan and Turkey visited the Palestinian territories to learn how the Hebron and Bethlehem governorates have upgraded their solid waste management services, of which the Al-Minya landfill is a part.  This was the first GPRBA-supported project in this sector, in collaboration with the IFC and several other international organizations and the private sector.