Jordan Environment Society – Coming Projects

1•  National Environment Center (NEC):

2•  Finance some previous and/or incomplete projects.

3•  Training women on how to handle dangerous home chemicals substances and its substitutes.

4•  Manufacturing art pieces from solid waste, to be displayed in an environment museum environment garden.

5•  Make natural compost from organic remaining waste.

6•  Environment tourism in Jordan Valley and preserving the biodiversity.  

7•  Water Harvest Projects.

8•  Eliminating insects and rodents near Ramtha Waste Water Treatment plant.

9•  Healthy School Project.

10•  Phenomena of smoking among teenagers in schools.

11•  Biodiversity in Al-Mafrak / Al-Mafrak Natural Reservoir.

12•  Recycling black plastic used in green houses in Al-Mafrak and Ghor Al-Safi.  

13•  Preserving the quality of drinking water near Al-Akaider area / Al-Akaider waste landfill.

14•  Fight insects and rodents near Kherbat Al-Samra treatment plant.

15•  Nutrition awareness in public schools project.  

16•  Spreading environmental awareness through cartoons among students.

17•  Development of “Abeel” Forest project and Arshadyeh in Tafeleh.

18•  Environment tourism project in Al-Barbadeh Spas in Tafeleh.

19•  Awareness projects in water and energy.

20•  Treatment of olive oils remnant Project.  

21•  Hazardous waste managing projects.

22•  Integrated Pests Managements Project .

23•  Effect of air pollution from Oil Refinery and Al-Hussein Energy Station and Kherbat Al-Samra on the residents of Al-Hashmieh district.  

24•  Rehabilitation of the Biodiversity in Al-Hashmieh area and preserve the remaining kinds.  

25•  Stop air and dust pollution in Al-Fuhais.

26•  Local organic fertilizers treatment, in order to limit the spread of flies and smell in South Gor areas.  

27•  The dust problem produced by Potash Company and its effect on Gor Al-Safi area.  

28•  Industrial pollution as a result of factories in Sahab and Zarka.

29•  Environment tourism to Barza village in Madaba/ District of Thiban .

30•  Environment tourism in Jerash .  

31•  Water harvest in some schools and mosques in Irbid .  

32•  Project of establishing “Eco- Products Shop” in Shmesani area / Branch of Jordan Environment Society Amman .

33•  Building a natural gas unit in order to produce energy and organic fertilizers to develop rural areas.  

34•  Project of ” Environment student mail.”

35•  Develop Ajloun area for tourism.

36•  Environment museum project on Jordan Environment Society land in Amman .

37•  Issue an Environment Calendar with environment slogans for the local community.  

38•  Use the treated wastewater from Fuhais and Mahis Stations to grow Christmas trees.

39•  Make water Salina or wet areas using wastewater naturally.  

40•  Grow medical herbs in Fuhais without using plastic green houses.

41•  Improve environmental conditions of Al- Salt slaughterhouse near Salt Refinery Station.

42  Finance environmental projects related to Russifa area.

43•  Establish environmental training unit, concerned with environment management at Jordan Environment Society.

– Proposed Projects for Funding Prepared by Ahmed Al-kofahi Executive Director :

Title of project: Project of establishing “Eco- Products Shop” in Shmesani area/ Branch of Jordan Environment Society Amman
Key Person Ahmed Al- Kofahi/Executive Director of JES
Location of the project Amman , Amman JES branch
Names of Partner/s ?
Implemented organizations JES
Project proposed budget JDs 35,000 (Budget will be detailed later)
Project Duration One Year/ May be extended
Project Objectives -Promoting the use of environmental products among Jordanian people especially school students and other local community.
  -Reducing the use of hazardous stuff by replacing them with these friendly environment stuff
  -Educational objective
Target groups Consumers especially School students, Women, local community, environmentalists, …etc.
Activities Public awareness campaigns, publications (brochures, posters, TV snapshots, …etc), lectures in schools, marketing
  products, exhibitions…etc.
Title of project: Hazardous Waste Management
Key Person Ahmed Al- Kofahi/Executive Director of JES
Location of the project Amman/JES Headquarters
Names of Partner/s ?
Implemented organizations JES
Project proposed budget JDs 37,000 (Budget will be detailed later)
Project Duration One Year/ May be extended
Project Objectives -Reduce the use of hazardous waste -Public awareness of how to handle hazardous waste
  -Protecting the public health -Educational objective -Lift the abilities of those who work in the hazardous field to handle dangerous waste
Target groups Local community, Municipalities, Workers in landfills, women, NGOs.
Activities Training workshops, Lectures, Publications, Field visits, Training manual…etc.
Title of project: Integrated Pest Management Project (IPM)
Key Person Ahmed Al- Kofahi/Executive Director of JES
Location of the project Amman / Headquarters and Jordan Vally Branches
Names of Partner/s ?
Implemented organizations JES
Project proposed budget JDs 50,000 (Budget will be detailed later)
Project Duration One Year/ May be extended
Project Objectives -To establish ecologically and economically sound plant protection systems at the farm level. -Promoting the use of environmental food products among Jordanian people
  -Reducing the use of harmful agricultural pesticides in farms
  -Protecting the public health of consumers
  -Educational objective
Target groups Public, institutions, ministries, private business, farmers, and students
Activities Training workshops, Lectures, Publications, TV, …etc
Title of project: Project of ” Environment student mail.”
Key Person Ahmed Al- Kofahi/Executive Director of JES
Location of the project Amman/JES Headquarters
Names of Partner/s ?
Implemented organizations JES
Project proposed budget JDs 20,000 (Budget will be detailed later)
Project Duration One Year/ May be extended
Project Objectives -Promoting public awareness among students -Establishing a new mail regarding environment in school
  -Making students aware of the new environmental information
  -Connect many schools in an environmental network through the student mail
Target groups Public and private schools, students, teachers.
Activities Establishing mail boxes in schools, public awareness campaign among students, distribution mechanism, establishing
  a network in schools …etc.
Title of project: Environment museum project on Jordan Environment Society land in Amman .
Key Person Ahmed Al- Kofahi/Executive Director of JES
Location of the project Amman/JES land in Tarek area.
Names of Partner/s ?
Implemented organizations JES
Project proposed budget JDs 40,000 (Budget will be detailed later)
Project Duration One Year/ May be extended
Project Objectives -Let students and local community explore the environment in the field -Educational objectives -Exploring the biodiversity and know more about native plants -Establishing the environmental camp and using it by the locals -Initiating the role of the local leaderships to benefit of its action and its positive relationships to serve the local environment.
  – Supporting of local heritage.
Target groups School students, Women, local community
Activities Constructing facilities, Training workshops, Lectures, Publications, TV, …etc
Title of project: Manufacturing art pieces from solid waste, to be displayed in an environment museum environment garden.
 
Key Person Ahmed Al- Kofahi/Executive Director of JES
Location of the project Amman/JES
Names of Partner/s ?
Implemented organizations JES
Project proposed budget JDs 40,000 (Budget will be detailed later)
Project Duration One Year/ May be extended
Project Objectives -Making a relation between waste and arts -Reuse of waste
  -Reducing the dumping of waste in the landfills -Changing people behaviors regarding waste -Promote the concept of recycling waste -Educational objective -Establishing and executing different small productive projects that can help the low-income families, to increase their income and improve their standard of living. -Initiating the role of the local community to benefit of waste -Saving our natural resources
Target groups Artists, School students, Women, local community
Activities Training workshops, Lectures, Publications, Training manual…etc.

 

This piece is taken from the website of the Jordan Environment Society.

See on-line at: http://www.jes.org.jo/coming.aspx

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