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UNESCO-IHE: Hazardous Waste Management Short Course 2016

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Short course on Hazardous Waste Management 1 September – 11 November 2016 Delft, Netherlands

A consortium of partners consisting of ISWA, UNESCO-IHE, UNIDO, UNEP and the University of Technology of Berlin are jointly organizing a high profile short course on Hazardous Waste Management (HWM2016). The course will take place in three phases from 1 September – 11 November 2016.

The deadline for applications is 15 June 2016 - 23.59 (CET). Please follow this link to register.

HWM2016 consists of three phases:

       I - online starting up - September 1-30

       II - physical presence - October 3-14 in Delft, Netherlands

       III - online completion - October 17 - November 11

The three phases form one package of which the heart is formed by the physical presence phase. A maximum of 24 professionals in (Hazardous) Waste Management will be admitted taking into account geographic and gender balance. A certificate of course completion will be awarded to all those who successfully complete the course. Tools include in-class teaching, excursions, discussions, preparation of video presentations of own case study, online discussions, presentations, preparation of special topics, and webinars. The language of instruction is English.

Find the course brochure here and the case study template to be submitted as part of the application. For further information on the course methodology, structure, registration and fellowship opportunities, please visit the course website:


The registration process consist of two steps:

(1) Submitting the online application form and

(2) Sending the case study description to the course coordinator (e-mail: m.siebel(at) The case study template can be found here.

The deadline for applications is 15 June 2016 - 23.59 (CET). Visit the course website for further information:

We hope to welcome you to the Hazardous Waste Management short course on September 1 2016!

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