Towards a sustainable Mediterranean


WES Infomation Bulletin on the Regional Activity ‘Water Harvesting including through retention & aquifer recharge with storm water’

Increased urbanization in the MENA countries has resulted in significant reduction of recharge to the groundwater sources and an increase in storm water flows with the related negative consequences. As part of the Water and Environment Support (WES) project, [...]

By |November 8th, 2022|Categories: News|0 Comments

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

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 [...]

By |October 24th, 2022|Categories: News|0 Comments

WES is participating in the International TouMaLi Conference 2022, 10-11/10/2022, Alexandria, Egypt

The WES Team Leader, Professor Michael Scoullos, is participating in the International TouMaLi Conference 2022 ‘Contribution of sound waste management systems to sustainable tourism and the protection of marine ecosystems’ (10-11/10/2022, Alexandria, Egypt) by presenting the WES activities on [...]

By |October 10th, 2022|Categories: News|0 Comments

WES Trainings of Trainers for Palestinian pilot farmers’ associations on optimal irrigation management and practices

The Palestinian Water Authority (PWA) in collaboration with the EU funded ’Water and Environment Support in the ENI Southern Neighbourhood region» (WES) project have organised 2 Trainings of Trainers (ToT) with pilot farmers' associations and relevant communities on optimal [...]

By |October 7th, 2022|Categories: News|0 Comments

Our mission

The EU funded “Water and Environment Support (WES) in the ENI Southern Neighbourhood Region” is a regional project that aims at protecting the environment and improving the management of scarce water resources in the Mediterranean region. Among the key objectives of WES is to tackle problems related to pollution prevention and water use efficiency…..

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The Project

The Water and Environment Support (WES) is a regional project designed to contribute to the implementation of an integrated approach to pollution reduction and prevention, in line with the Union for the Mediterranean agendas and the Barcelona Convention….

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Main Themes

The second pillar of WES, the Environment component  focuses mainly on the prevention of pollution reaching the Mediterranean Sea, minimizing marine litter and plastics and support to shifting to sustainable consumption and production……

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