Closed-loop economy at the level of a Finnish city

On October 29, a video conference "Closed-loop economy at the level of a Finnish city" was held.

  1. Tools for promoting a closed-loop economy. Speaker: Council Silvennoinen Hisco, coordinator on cooperation in the field of waste management, Ministry of environment of Finland, moderator;
  2. Example of the city of Lahti: waste Management as a means of developing a closed-loop economy. Speaker: Leena Seppälä, environmental and information systems Manager;
  3. Example of the city of Lahti: Regional road map for the transition to a closed-loop economy. Speakers: Juha Hertsi, regional development Manager for the Päijät-Häme region;
  4. Expert comment: different models of waste management in Finnish cities. Speaker: Tuulia Innala, leading specialist, Association of municipalities.

The video is available here.

All-Russian conference "GOSGARANT 2020: ECOLOGY"

The event will take place on October 29, 2020, starting at 11:00 Moscow time.
The conference will be held on the Zoom platform in an online format.

Issues to be covered:

  • "GREEN" NGOS;
  • HOW TO GET FUNDING FOR THE PROJECT IN THE FIELD OF ECOLOGY?;
  • HOW TO INTEGRATE YOUR PROJECT INTO NATIONAL PROJECT "ECOLOGY"?;
  • HOW TO INVITE A BUSINESS TO PARTICIPATE IN ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECTS?;
  • WHAT IS RUSSIA'S STRATEGY IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENTAL SOCIAL MOVEMENT?;
  • WHAT GRANT PROGRAMS ARE IMPLEMENTED IN THE SPHERE OF PUBLIC ECOLOGICAL CONTROL?.

16 meeting of project partners was held

On October 23, a partner meeting on project 16 was held. The partners presented the project activities over the past month and discussed the planned activities until the end of the year.

Webinar "Relevance and effectiveness of professional standards. Development of human resources competencies in the paradigm of the national qualifications system"

On October 28, KOSMOS LLC plans to take part in the online webinar "Relevance and effectiveness of professional standards. Development of personnel competencies in the paradigm of the national qualifications system".

During the event, representatives Of the Committee on labor and employment of the population of St. Petersburg, the National Agency for development of qualifications, PJSC AVTOVAZ and PJSC KAMAZ will consider topical issues of the modern labor market:

  • Structure, tools and functions of the National qualifications system;
  • Effectiveness and practice of implementing professional standards;
  • Experience of industrial enterprises in creating and organizing the activities of the qualification assessment Center.

The webinar will be held on October 28, starting at 10: 00 on the ZOOM platform.
To participate in the event, you need to register using the link.
The program in Russian can be found here.

Webinar of the Finnish-Russian chamber of Commerce "Finnish waste management system"

KOSMOS LLC took part in a webinar organized by the Finnish-Russian chamber of Commerce on the topic "Finnish waste management system":

  • October 8 - Overview of the waste management system in Finland;
  • October 14 - Building the Finnish waste management chain;
  • October 22 - Processing of industrial waste and ecotechnoparks in Finland.

The next meeting is scheduled for October 29 with the agenda "Closed-loop Economy at the level of the Finnish city".
The program in Russian can be found at the link.

Joint meeting of experts

On October 9, 2020, a joint meeting of experts on cyclical economy and eco-energy efficiency was held. Reports were presented on the carbon footprint, carbon footprint calculators, and compensation for negative carbon footprint impacts (Handprint-method).

Photos from the video conference and view the program can be found here.