28 11, 2022

Lessons learned and recommendations of the joint WES and CITET activity on Sustainable Public Procurement in the construction sector in Tunisia confirmed at a Workshop

By |2022-11-28T16:59:46+02:00November 28th, 2022|News|

Since May 2020, the EU funded Water and Environment Support (WES) project has been coaching staff from public and private bodies of Tunisia on how to make the public procurement process in the construction sector more sustainable. The Tunisian [...]

24 11, 2022

WES and Marine Litter MED II Projects hand in hand with the Ministry of Environment consult with stakeholders about food and beverage single-use plastic packaging products in Lebanon

By |2022-11-24T15:42:53+02:00November 24th, 2022|News|

According to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), half of all plastics produced worldwide, are designed to be used just once and then thrown away. These so-called Single-Use Plastics (SUPs), such as plastic bags, food and beverage packaging, etc., [...]

24 10, 2022

WES just launched an activity to reinforce regulations for the reduction of certain types of single-use plastics in Tunisia

By |2022-10-24T09:51:11+03:00October 24th, 2022|News|

The significant negative impact on the environment, health and economy of certain plastic products requires the establishment of specific legal frameworks to effectively reduce these negative effects. These frameworks should largely ensure the circular use or substitution of plastics [...]

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