Training and one-day workshop on the PAYT-KAYT approach in Cittadella on 24 January.
Etra and the Consiglio di Bacino Brenta are organising a workshop focusing on the innovative PAYT-KAYT approach on 24 January in Cittadella, with the involvement of the municipality and local stakeholders, as part of the dissemination actions of the Life REthinkWASTE project. An opportunity to activate a collaborative approach aimed at involving municipalities and social […]
Finland is closer to REthinkWASTE thanks to Life CircWaste!
On the 8th and 9th November, a representative team of the project CircWaste from Finland visited the facilities of Etra in Bassano del Grappa (Italy). The visit is part of the networking actions to foster cooperation between the two projects and support the widespread of best practices such as the PAYT and disseminate the results […]
Rimini 11 November – Final conference of the LIFE REthinkWASTE project at Ecomondo
Pay As You Throw (PAYT) and Know-as-you-throw (KAYT) models have been an integral part an integral part of local waste management policies for the last several years, with many more local and regional authorities around Europe considering their implementation. Local authorities can stimulate changes in citizens’ behaviours by introducing dynamic waste tariff systems based on […]
The second training session on PAYT and KAYT attracts large audience from the Navarra region
Thanks to the hospitality of ACR+ member Government of Navarra, more than 25 municipalities from across the region came to Pamplona, for another training of the LIFE REthinkWASTE project. Participants experienced a perfect combination of discovering enabling tools developed within the project’s framework, hearing a set of experiences from various municipalities, as well as discussing on key topics. […]
Bari and Lecce host IFEL seminars on PAYT and KAYT schemes
On the heels of the appointments in early October in the Umbria region, the coaching and training activity on PAYT and KAYT organised by IFEL as part of the Life REthinkWASTE project moves to Apulia. On 25 and 26 October, first in Bari and then in Lecce, a seminar is planned addressed to all the […]
The Project LIFE REthinkWASTE comes to Ancona and its territory
Waste management: a meeting to coordinate objectives and strategies for the immediate future will be held on Thursday in Jesi, Marche Region. The meeting “The innovation in waste management: objectives, strategies and good practices”, will be held in Jesi (at Palazzo Pianetti), on Thursday, October 20th. The purpose of this event is to discuss the […]
IFEL launch of training seminars on PAYT and KAYT, the kick-off is in Foligno (Umbria Region)
IFEL‘s training program aims to disseminate on a large scale the results of the Life REthinkWASTE project and offer in-depth training sessions on PAYT (pay-as-you-throw) and KAYT (know-as-you-throw). PAYT and KAYT are tools that are recognized at European level for their effectiveness in improving separate waste collection by empowering users and rewarding those who sort […]
New focus group of LIFE REthinkWASTE project after the completion of KAYT and PAYT pilot tests
The pilot tests in the study areas of the project have already ended. All the pilots (Bassano del Grappa, Bitetto and Varese in Italy, Sant Just in Catalonia) have the results of the project’s final survey to assess its social impact. Experts from the REthinkWASTE consortium have met today to discuss and deepen the social […]
The large-scale expansion of KAYT and PAYT by REthinkWASTE reaches Portugal!
Tomorrow, September 20th, is scheduled a coaching session about PAYT and KAYT in Maia (Porto Metropolitan Area, Portugal). The meeting will be the occasion also to visit the premises of Maiambiente and to know more about the PAYT scheme introduced in the area. The agenda of the meeting foresees a brief presentation of the main characteristics of […]
The experience of KAYT approach in Sant Just Desvern in a short video documentary
A new short video documentary is currently available on the YouTube channel of the LIFE REthinkWASTE project, reporting the experience of the innovative KAYT (Know-as-you-throw) approach tested in Sant Just Desvern. The test was implemented with the so called #coneixelquellences strategy throughout May 2021 – 2022. The pilot lasted one year, during which registered citizens received […]