Updated : 27/03/2015
As part of the twinning agreement, led by the French Ministry of the Environment, between the European Union and the Tunisian Ministry of the Environment and focusing on institu - tional support in the field of environmental protection and sustainable development, IOWater, in 2013 and 2014, provided support for strengthening the International Center for Environmental Technologies of Tunis (CITET).
In a first phase in 2013, experts from IOWater contributed to establish a strategic assessment (SWOT analysis, benchmarking, competitive positioning, etc...), define areas for strategic development, develop a business development plan for ”CITET” and organize a study tour in France.
In 2014, IOWater accompanied ”CITET” on operational actions with experts’ missions to:
- Coach ”CITET” teams on pollution removal in industrial effluents (sugar refinery...);
- Support the establishment of a training process (training reference frames, jobs, assessment and certification) on the topic of ”Sampling and flow measurements of industrial wastewater”;
- Assess and support ”CITET” Documentation Service (weekly newsletter, web content management...).