Project on Reduction of the Eutrophication of the Baltic Sea Today (PRESTO) in the framework of Baltic Sea Region Programme, 2007-2013 was considered and approved by Monitoring Committee on June 7 -8, 2011 in Shwerin, Germany.
Partner declaration was signed by Brest State Technical University on February 18, 2011.
Project Duration: 09.06.2011 - 08.03.2014
- Lead partner: Union of the Baltic Cities Commission on Environment (City of Turku, Finland)
- Technical University of Berlin;
- Baranovichi Municipal Unitary Manufacturing Enterprise "Vodokanal"
- Belarussian National Technical University
- Grodno Municipal Unitary Manufacturing Enterprise "GrodnoVodokanal"
- Molodezhno Municipal Unitary Manufacturing Enterprise "MolodezhnoVodokanal"
- Vitebsk Municipal Unitary Manufacturing Enterprise "VitebskVodokanal"
- Brest State Technical University
- Polotsk State University
- Daugavpils Water Ltd.
- Kaunas Water Ltd.
Project implements the HELCOM Baltic Sea Action Plan’s Eutrophication Segment and its Recommendation 28E/5 on municipal wastewater treatment. PRESTO also puts into practice EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea region as a part of strategy’s flagship project 1.2. "Cleaner waste water. By targeting selected wastewater treatment plants, PRESTO aims at significant nutrient load reduction. PRESTO increases the competence of operating staff of the waste water treatment plants, plant designers and trainers of future wastewater engineers by organizing courses on modern waste water treatment, showing practical examples of reconstruction projects in their different stages and giving opportunities for exchange of information between waste water treatment specialists from Belarus and EU-member countries. PRESTO also includes activities to raise awareness on eutrophication and to strengthen the commitment to implement efficient ways to reduce nutrient load.
The Training was held under the Erasmus+ Project “Library Network Support Services (LNSS): modernising libraries in Armenia, Moldova and Belarus through library staff development and reforming library services”.
The summer school, funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) will start with visits to European Institutions in Strasburg, followed by llectures and presentations in Essen and last from 22.08. - 31.08.2016.
Application deadline: 05.02.2016.
Working language is English.
Travel costs and costs foe stay are covered by DAAD
See more information in the FLYER.
We are pleased to invite all those who are not indifferent to English and who want to upgrade their English skills to join “English Speaking Club” at our university.
The meeting between head of department of informatics and applied mathematics Siarhei Parfamuk and the university’s undergraduates was held on October 30, 2015 on the theme "Participation of the Brest State Technical University in the CERES project".
I am Alexandra from Spain and I am going to tell you about my experience in Belarus.
My name is Ibrahim Al-Rashdi, 24 years old. I am a student from Sultanate of Oman. In summer 2014 I have visited the republic of Belarus, Brest State Technical University...
On the 2 June, 2014 a group of Chinese students with their supervisor had a nice trip. We visited castles of Mir and Nesvizh. The trip was exciting and full of positive emotions. We enjoyed the beauty of Belarusian nature and the old architecture.