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Peers and experts discussing circular economy

On 20‒22 April 2022, the 3rd Smart Cities in Smart Regions (SCSR) conference was held in Breda, the Netherlands. The conference was jointly organised by Avans University of Applied Sciences, Breda University of Applied Sciences, Urban Living Lab Breda, and LAB University of Applied Sciences. The international event connected together peers, practitioners, academics and experts […] The post Peers and experts discussing circular economy appeared first on LAB Focus.

Policy development and support measures for circular economy in Päijät-Häme

During the final BIOREGIO interregional meeting in Nantes, France on 29.-30.3.2022, the focus was put on the policy overview related to bio-based circular economy in all partner regions. The Päijät-Häme policy situation was presented by Riika Kivelä and Katerina Medkova. Innovation, Skills and Sustainability in Päijät-Häme Finland’s regional and structural policy programme for the period […] The post Policy development and support measures for circular economy in Päijät-Häme appeared first on LAB Focus.

Bringing small scale farming into urban areas – An example from France

Urban farming, that is, practicing agriculture within cities and their immediate neighborhood, is a growing trend in Europe. Their attempt is to provide a more sustainable, healthier, and circular alternative to modern food supply chains. In addition, urban farms combine economic interests with societal benefits through including a community aspect. (Noonan & Barrey 2021.) Urban […] The post Bringing small scale farming into urban areas – An example from France appeared first on LAB Focus.