Increasing regional innovation capacities for
resources efficiency and integrated waste management through cooperation, research and technological development
High level professors and municipal representatives congregated to hear about WASTECOSMART at the recent ‘Good for the economy, good for the environment: Tapping the potential of resource-efficient waste management’ seminar in Athens, Greece.
Nine experts in waste management and decision support systems travelled to Mumbai, India to meet with key stakeholders in innovative waste management during the week of 1-5 February 2016. The timing proved to be excellent, with waste management increasingly seen as an opportunity for positive change by a growing group of academics, entrepreneurs and do-gooders in India.
The WASTECOSMART consortium dispatched a delegation of 13 experts in waste management and decision support systems to South Africa to meet their counterparts from policy making, academia and practitioners in Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town during the week of 2-6 November 2015.
Through a shift in Strategic Planning towards higher levels of the waste management hierarchy and accelerated adoption of innovative solutions Paphos is paving the way for improved waste management performance
The West Outer borough of Turin boosts its waste management performance thanks to WASTECOSMART