The Project Of Mediterranean Integrated System for Water Supply - MEDISS
Palestinian Wastewater Engineers Group represented by its Director Eng. Monther Hind with Governorate of Jericho represented by the Governor Mr. Jihad Abu Al-Asal signed a Partnership Agreement (PA) for the implementation of the project Mediterranean Integrated System for Water Supply- MEDISS under the Cooperative Across Borders in the Mediterranean “ENI CBCMED” funded by the European Union (EU) and under the Sardinian Governorate administration.
The project contributes to sustainable water availability in the Mediterranean area (Italy, Tunisia, Jordan and Palestine). The project activities in Jericho City include the implementation of retention basins to benefit from the Wadi Qelt water and improve the quality of salt water and the treated wastewater that comes from Jericho wastewater treatment plant and mix them in a ground reservoir to be used by farmers throughout the year, in particular the Cooperative Society for Date Farmers in Jericho and the Jordan Valley.