Interregional cooperation between European regions boosts regional development and changes. The example set by Päijät-Häme region’s road map towards circular economy in Finland inspired the Spanish region of Castilla-La Mancha to develop a regional strategy for circular economy. The Päijät-Häme road map presents a pathway on how the region will change to a more sustainable […] The post Successful examples of regional circular economy strategies appeared first on LAB Focus.
It is an exciting time to be working on participatory budgeting “PB” in Finland, as many municipalities are giving their inhabitants a stronger voice with it. LAB University of Applied Sciences (LAB) and Tampere University (TAU) support the process by working alongside the Finnish pilot municipalities. OmaLahti PB, the first Finnish PB pilot of the […] The post Finnish PB Piloting Expands: Case Riihimäki appeared first on LAB Focus.
The 3rd Interregional Event of the Interreg Europe project CECI – Citizen Involvement in Circular Economy Implementation was originally planned to take place in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Instead, the event host, Moravian-Silesian Innovative Centre, organised a 3-day online CECI marathon on 4-6 November 2020. DAY 1 – Presenting Ostrava & Workshop 1 The day was […] The post Developing Circularity and Citizen Involvement Interregionally appeared first on LAB Focus.