Communication and environmental education launch event, Tuesday 11 December 2018

LIFE WEEE between circular economy and environmental education

Evento di lancio attività di comunicazione ed educazione ambientale, martedì 11 dicembre 2018

Tuesday 11 December 2018 is scheduled in Florence at the headquarters of the Tuscany Region in Piazza dell'Unità 1 - room 114, the launch event of the communication activities entitled "The LIFE WEEE project, between circular economy and education for the environment". On this occasion, the environmental education and school-work alternation activities planned under LIFE WEEE will start for the current school year.

The first part of the morning is reserved for an audience of about 50 students in the last years of high school who will participate in an educational workshop held by Fab Lab Florence. Once the teaching session is concluded, we will enter the part dedicated to the circular economy and to WEEE and addressed to all interested parties.

Confirmation of participation is welcome, which will be guaranteed until seats are available: Manrico Benelli 3356459914, Barbara Codacci 0554385304 (Tuesday and Wednesday).


9 am - Part One: School, reserved for booked classes
Reception and presentation of activities for the LIFE WEEE project schools, organized by the Tuscany Region, Florence Chamber of Commerce, Regional School Office
Laboratory of tools and opportunities for an aware approach to WEEE and technology, by Fab Lab Florence, with Leonardo Zampi and Maria Giulia Nassi

11.15 am - Second part: Stakeholders, organizations, associations and citizens
The LIFE WEEE project, an opportunity for environmental education, Federica Fratoni, Regional Councilor for Environment and Soil Protection
Integrated governance and public awareness as key elements for the collection of WEEE, Matteo Biffoni, President of ANCI Toscana
The circular economy in Tuscany, Renata Laura Caselli, head of local public services, energy and pollution
Good practices on WEEE: how to improve the knowledge of companies and citizens, Rosa Schina, Project Manager LIFE WEEE Project, ANCI Toscana