EC Day online coffee-hour

On September 25, 2020, KOSMOS LLC, Green Net Finland and the leader partner of the Cata3pult - City of Lappeenranta project took part in the EC Day online coffee - hour webinar, where they presented their activities for this project.
The webinar was organized as part of the South-East Finland – Russia CBC program. The workshop participants presented the following cross-border cooperation projects: CBC, CroBoDDIT, ViVu, Cata3Pult, BBC1, NaSTa, Miles RusFin, Get Ready, One Drop, NESTTEC, BioCom, MetaFor, ImProfEdu, BimIce, Race4Scale, CoExist, SHORE PROTECTION, EFSOA, SustainPro.

A webinar was held "Smart green mobility"

On September 23, 2020, the webinar "Smart green mobility" was held.

    The following reports were presented:
  • CitiCap - smart mobility app, project manager Anna Huttunen, Lahti city;
  • Smart mobility in Helsinki, Terhi Koski, manager of public transportation of the city of Lappeenranta;
  • Partner initiative "Green mobility", Olga Yakimenko, coordinator of the International partner initiative "Green mobility", Leontief center;
  • BSR Electric - results and prospects, Ilkka Aaltio, managing director, Green Net Finland.

You can read the reports here.

Employees of the KOSMOS environmental bureau took part in the international forum

Employees of the KOSMOS environmental bureau took part in the international forum "Ecology of the big city", which was held on September 17, 2020 at the EXPOFORUM convention and exhibition center.

The forum "Ecology of the big city" was traditionally held in conjunction with the exhibition and conference "Housing and utilities of Russia", which allows us to consolidate efforts to create a favorable urban environment.

As part of the forum program, the following conferences were attended:
"Current issues of industrial and consumer waste management" the conference discussed the following topics: the Current state and prospects for the development of the entire chain management system from waste generation to recycling; Recycling and return to economic circulation of industrial waste; Creation of the state information system for waste management of classes I-II (GIS).
"Organization of energy-efficient capital repairs" the conference discussed the following topics: What is energy-efficient capital repairs; Calculation, preparation of documents.

You can find the programs in Russian at the link.

European cooperation day - online conversation over a сup of coffee

This year, the South-Eastern Finland – Russia program celebrates European cooperation Day on September 24 and 25 together with project partners and stakeholders in an online coffee format. We will meet to talk about the changes that the Cavid-19 pandemic and its associated restrictions have brought to our work, and discuss whether we have been able to learn from a difficult situation. This is a good opportunity for projects to share their achievements, share experience and best practices.
Read the Program and the registration links here.

Open webinar "Eco-certification of goods and services: how it works"

We invite you to the open webinar "Eco-certification of goods and services: how it works", which will be held on Monday, September 14, 2020 from 17.00-18.30
Organizers: Ecological Union (operator of eco-labeling type I "Leaf of life") and the company "Green Driver" (eco-education and business greening).

In 2020, confirming the environmental friendliness of your products is more important than ever. Self-declarations are no longer sufficient. And here such a phenomenon as "authoritative eco-certification" is very useful.

    At the webinar, you will learn:
  • The main trends in the field of eco-products. Eco-labels in the world;
  • Environmental certification in Russia: from greenwashing to Leaflet of life. How do I choose the right certification?;
  • Eco-label type I "Leaf of life": General information, standards, verification procedure;
  • Which 27 companies have already received the Leaf of life eco-label for 204 items of their products?;
  • How do I use Ecolabel? 17 ways for companies.

You can register for the webinar here.

For all questions:
Ksenia Illarionova, head of the public relations Department of the Environmental Union
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Russian-Finnish seminar "Framework of Waste management in St.Petersburg" will be held

On October 6, 2020, the Russian-Finnish workshop "Framework of Waste management in St. Petersburg" will be held.
The workshop will be conducted using the Zoom platform. You can read the program of the seminar at the link.
We invite everyone to participate. To get a link to participate in the video workshop, you need to make an e-mail request This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Webinar "Smart green mobility" will be held

On September 23, 2020, the webinar "Smart green mobility" will be held from 12.00 to 14.00.
We invite everyone to participate. Read the Program and register (until September 21) at the link.