Solid Waste reuse in Jericho governorate
Solid Waste reuse in Jericho governorate
The main goal is to formulate practical solutions to better handle solid waste in Jericho, including transfer of waste to energy and the recovery of resources
The project main activities are:
1- Form a steering committee for the project from the concerned authorities.
2- Conduct opening workshop to introduce and launch the project for the related ministries, communities and Non-Governmental Organizations.
3- Prepare Terms of Reference for the study of the reality of Solid waste recycling in the West Bank, agreement including the field of work, specifications, quantities and special and general conditions.
4- Contract with an accredited laboratory to take 18 samples from the landfill and follow up.
5- Analysis of energy and moisture content by laboratory.
6- Prepare and review the energy content analysis results report.
7- Prepare of engineering design for biogas.
8- Supply, Install and operate of the biological digestion and follow up.
9- Operate and control of biological digestion, gas generation and liquid fertilizer.
10- Test of biogas samples from the biogas digester.
11- Prepare of biogas analysis results report and compost organic fertilizer.
12-Review the energy content report.
13- Prepare and distribute brochure on bio-digester.
14- Conduct 4 awareness workshop for the local community on the Solid Waste Management, recycling and reuse.
15- Conduct final workshop to represent the project’s results.


Project Snapshot

The Econmomic Social Development Center of Palestine
Palestinian authority
Area Of Work:
Grant Amount:
US$ 37,000.00
Co-Financing Cash:
Co-Financing in-Kind:
US$ 15,465.00
Project Number:
Satisfactorily Completed
Project Characteristics and Results
Policy Impact
The Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Quality Authority were involved from the project begging. They were members in the project committee who approved the project workplan, Terms of References “TOR”, monitoring and evaluation reports. In addition to that the committee provided guidance when necessary. The grantee shared the project results with the Ministry of agriculture who will take it into consideration in their future strategies and replicate the idea in other places.
Policy Influence
The local authorities will be able to make accurate designs for their future landfills, reduce, reuse and recycling systems depending on the results of this project.
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SGP Country office contact

Ms. Nadia Zuhair Elkhodary


UNDP, 4A Ya'quibi Street, P.O. Box 51359
Jerusalem, via Israel