Project: Eco-friendly disposal of hazardous medical waste in the cross-border region (Medical Waste)

Eco-friendly disposal of hazardous medical waste in the cross-border region (Medical Waste)

Estonia – Latvia – Russia Cross Border Cooperation Programme within the European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument 2007-2013 financially supports joint cross border development activities for the improvement of the region’s competitiveness by utilising its potential and beneficial location on the crossroads between the EU and Russian Federation.

Overall objective

To decrease environmental risks in the cross-border region of North-West Russia and North-East Estonia by way of ensuring effective separation, neutralization and disposal of hazardous and infectious medical waste.

Ohtlike meditsiiniliste jäätmete keskkonnasõbralik utiliseerimine piiriüleses regioonis

2013. aasta juunikuus allkirjastati Euroopa Naabrus- ja Partnerlusinstrument raames rakendatava Eesti-Läti-Venemaa piiriülese koostööprogrammi ühise korraldusasutuse poolt toetusleping projekti „Eco-friendly disposal of hazardous medical waste in the cross border region“ (Ohtlike meditsiiniliste jäätmete keskkonnasõbralik utiliseerimine piiriüleses regioonis) elluviimiseks.

Projekt kestus on 25 kuud. Projekti raames luuakse majanduslikult efektiivsed meditsiiniliste jäätmete kahjutustamiskeskused kahes piiriüleses regioonis paiknevas haiglas: Slantsõ ja Ida-Viru Keskhaiglas.

Koostööprojekti elluviimist rahastatakse 90% ulatuses ENPI Eesti-Läti-Venemaa piiriülese koostöö programmist. Projekti kogumaksumus on 456 000 €. 

The Programme website: http://www.estlatrus.eu
The EuropeAid Co-operation Office webpage: http://ec.europa.eu/europeaid/index_en.htm

Project portfolio

Newsletter nr 1

Newsletter nr 2

Newsletter nr 3

Acitivities:

1. Kick-off meeting 18.06.2013 (Photos)

2. Programme seminar in Rezekne 13-15.08.2013 

3. Two-days Intermediate PPs meeting nr 1 in Kohtla-Järve 12-13.12.2013

4. Seminar for Beneficiaries and Partners in Pühajärve 26-27.02.2014

5. Annual Event of the Programme "Joint solutions for the benefit of Estonia, Latvia and Russia border areas!" in Gatchina (Leningrad Region, Russia) 3-4.06.2014

6.Intermediate PPs meeting nr 2 in Slantsy, 26.06.2014Intermediate PPs meeting nr 2 in Slantsy, 26.06.2014

7. Training sessiom nr 1 in Estonia 27-28.08.2014

8. Extra study visit to Saint Petersburg, 20-21.10.2014

9. Open Ceremony of Hazardous Medical Waste Treatment Centre in Kohtla-Järve (Photos)

10. Open Ceremony of Hazardous Medical Waste Treatment Centre in Slantsõ (Photos)

 

 

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 “All project documents has been produced with the financial assistance of the Estonia – Latvia – Russia Cross Border Cooperation Programme within European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument 2007 – 2013. The contents of these documents are the sole responsibility of Kohtla-Järve Town Government and can under no circumstances be regarded as reflecting the position of the Programme, Programme participating countries, alongside with the European Union.”