Took part in a virtual event

On September 29-30, 2020, employees of KOSMOS LLC took part in the WCEFonline virtual event, which is part of the world forum on circular economy, organized by Sitra together with its partners.
WCEF is one of the world's leading events in the field of closed-loop Economics, where participants come together to hear the latest news and solutions in the field of closed-loop Economics, establish partnerships, share knowledge, and show practical examples of the circular economy that will help us take advantage of this unique opportunity to restore our economies stronger, greener, and better.
Key questions answered include how the circular economy helps create more sustainable businesses, why sustainable finance is key, and what governments need to focus on now to expand the circular economy.

The program of the event is presented at the link.
The lectures in the recording can be found here.

Finnish-russian seminar "Framework of waste management"

On October 6, 2020, the Finnish-russian seminar "Framework of waste management" will be held. The workshop will be conducted using the Zoom platform.
You can find the detailed program and registration link here. (Notice of participation: the webinar is organized via ZOOM, so we will need your email address to provide the link).
For your convenience, there is a direct link for registration.

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.

15 meeting of project partners was held

On September 25, the 15th online meeting of project partners took place. Each partner presented their activities for the last month, according to the schedule of planned events. The upcoming webinars were also discussed.

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.