Sharing solutions for
better regional policies
European Union | European Regional Development Fund
INTHERWASTE Project
Interregional Environmental Integration of Waste Management
in European Heritage Cities
Thematic Seminar 1:
“Waste Deposit in Heritage Cities/ Heritage Areas of Cities”
8th and 9th March 2017
Porto (Portugal)
Partnership:
Sanitation Córdoba, SADECO (Spain)
Association of Cities and Regions for Recycling
and Sustainable Resource Management, ACR+,
(Belgium)
Municipality of Porto (Portugal)
Municipality of Syracuse (Italy)
Municipality of Kraków (Poland)
Municipality of Tallinn (Estonia)
Thematic seminar I– 8th and 9th March 2017. Porto (Portugal)).
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Sharing solutions for
better regional policies
European Union | European Regional Development Fund
Partners Meeting prior to Thematic Seminar opened to public
Wednesday, 8 March 2017
Venue: Casa do Infante - Rua da Alfândega, 10 | 4050-029 Porto
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8:30
Departure by bus from Casa do Infante to the Lipor facilities (Intermunicipal
Service for Waste Management)
9:00-10:00
Study Visit I
Taking advantage of being in Lipor facilities, we will visit the recycling and
composting plants, so you can understand how the entire waste management
system works. At the recycling plant you will be able to see the waste sorting
process for the paper, plastic and glass streams. In the composting plant you will
learn about the organic fraction valorization process that we have in place.
10:00- 10:30
Coffee
After the coffee break the group will split into two groups:
 Group 1- staff of the partner organisations- will participate in session for reporting (10:3011:00h) and in tutorials after.
 Group 2- stakeholders and external experts will visit other facilities of Lipor, such as "Horta
da Formiga" and "Parque Aventura" while partners work in reporting and tutorials.
We will meet again at 13:00 h for lunchtime and study visit II in the afternoon.
10:30 - 11:00
Problems detected in first reporting period. Reflections for second reporting.
One-to-one Tutorials between coordinators and partners:
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On “Policy instruments addressed and Stakeholders Groups Meetings”
Coordinated by Lead Partner SADECO
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On “Budgeting and Financial Reporting”.
Coordinated by Lead Partner SADECO
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On “Communication Activities done and scheduled”
Coordinated by ACR+
Tutorial on “Policy
instruments-Groups”
Tutorial
on
“Budgeting”
Tutorial on
“Communication”
11:00- 11:30
PORTO
SYRACUSE
TALLINN
11:30- 12:00
SYRACUSE
PORTO
KRAKOW
12:00- 12:30
TALLINN
KRAKOW
PORTO
12:30- 13:00
KRAKOW
TALLINN
SYRACUSE
11:00- 13:00
At some moment of the meeting LP & ACR+ will exchange on their Budgeting
and Communication respective issues.
13:00
Afternoon
Lunch
Study Visit II to:
In the afternoon, the study visit will take place in the Old Town. You will be able to
know our heritage city center and become aware about the difficulties associated
with the operation of the waste collection. We will show you the waste deposit
systems and how we overcome those obstacles.
Thematic seminar I– 8th and 9th March 2017. Porto (Portugal)).
Organized by
Sharing solutions for
better regional policies
European Union | European Regional Development Fund
Thematic Seminar on Waste Deposit in Heritage Areas
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Thursday, 9 March 2017
Venue: Casa do Infante - Rua da Alfândega, 10 | 4050-029 Porto
9:00
Registration
9:15- 9:30
Opening ceremony
9:30- 9:45
INTHERWASTE project in 10 minutes; schedule for the “thematic day”.
Exchange of Good Practices and Policies (I)
WASTE HOUSES/ STORES /ECOPOINTS
10:00- 10:30
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“Ecopoints-Waste Rooms in Cordoba”
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“Waste Houses in Tallinn Old Town”
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“Municipal Waste Collection Centre for WEEE in Syracuse”
10:30- 11:00
Exchanges about GPs and policies shared. Exchange of negative practices also.
11:00- 11:15
Coffee
Exchange of Good Practices and Policies (II)
11:15- 11:45
11:45 -12:15
SPECIAL PROCEDURES AND AGREEMENTS ARRANGED
 (Guests) “Cooperation in Florence during the Underground Waste
Collection process and contribution to the city history research”
 “Krakow deposit/recovery from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m.”
 “Agreements with great producers for door-to-door in Cordoba”
 “Agreements with great producers for door-to-door in Porto”
Exchanges about GPs and policies shared. Exchange of negative practices also.
Exchange of Good Practices and Policies (III)
CONTAINER-SYSTEMS IN HERITAGE AREAS
12:15 -12:45
12:45 -13:15
13:15
13:30
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(Guests) “Underground Stations in Florence UNESCO Sites”
“Underground containers for mixed waste in Tallinn Heritage Area”
“Underground containers in Porto Heritage Area”
“Unified container-system in Krakow””
Exchanges about GPs and policies shared. Exchange of negative practices also.
Closure of the Thematic Seminar
Lunch
Steering Committee (project partners internal meeting)
1. Critical assessment of thematic seminar 1: positive and unsatisfactory
aspects. Structure, contents and lessons learnt for thematic seminar 2.
14:30 – 15:30
15:30
2. Summary of tasks and deadlines for next works to accomplish:
- Situational analyses; critical comparative analysis; GPs for next seminar.
- Stakeholders Groups Meetings & Organisational Learning Workshops
- Targeted communication events per city & overall project dissemination
3. Dates for next meeting, thematic seminar in Krakow: 7-8 June 2017.
Closure of the meeting
Thematic seminar I– 8th and 9th March 2017. Porto (Portugal)).
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