Waste Management Conference
The conference entitled “Mediterranean Islands: Living Waste Management Labs? Exchange of experience between France and Croatia” in the organization of French Embassy in Croatia, the Association of Small Islands Organization (SMILO) and the County of Šibenik-Knin was held in the multimedia hall of our Centre, on September 26th.
Ninety participants in this international conference, through presentations and discussion, tried to answer the questions: are the Mediterranean islands became the ideal laboratories for experimentation in order to test innovative projects and accelerate the circular economy; how to promote plastic-free islands; how to reduce waste with a preventive approach; how to promote and implement effective composting solutions and how to keep track of mental changes.
At the end of the conference, the participants visited the fortress of St. Nicholas and Island Zlarin where they held a meeting with representatives of the Island Sustainable Development Committee and partners of the ”Zlarin Plastic Free Island Initiative”.