22/02/2017 Public hearing on Solid waste management project Kvemo Kartli took place on February 22, 2017 in Marneuli Municipality. Presentation of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) document was made by the Advisor of the SWMCG Director Ms. Khatuna Chikviladze. Public discussion meeting was attended by SWMCG Management; representatives of the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources of Georgia; Governors of Kvemo Kartli; Representatives of Municipalities and the local population of the villages.
The project “Kvemo Kartli Waste Management Project” aims at sustainably enhancing the solid waste management system of the Kvemo Kartli region. The project consists of the following components:
Conservation of the existing Marneuli landfill and construction of a new regional landfill in compliance with EU standards with a network of connected transfer stations for the Kvemo Kartli region, Introduction of an integrated waste management system and assuring intense engagement of stakeholders and municipalities. The new landfill will serve the Kvemo Kartli region: 5 Municipalities Tsalka, Dmanisi, Tetritskaro, Marneuli, Bolnisi;
- Donor: EBRD
- Budget: 11.5 mio Euros
- Implementation period: 2015 – 2019