Period: April-July 2014
Location: Maputo, Mozambique
University: Technical University of Delft, Delft
Thesis: MSc (additional thesis)
Topic: Wastewater treatment
Title: Characterization of the central wastewater treatment plant of Maputo (Mozambique)
Irene is a Water Management student at TU Delft. In 2009 she moved from Italy to The Netherlands and started her Civil Engineering studies in Delft. In 2012 she finished her bachelor with a thesis about arsenic removal from drinking water with filter media. For the master she is specializing in Sanitary Engineering. From the end of April to July she lived in Maputo to work on her Additional Thesis. Her work was focused on the central waste water treatment plant of the city.