The Greencycle project has been showed with an information stand and on the presentation stage during the Trento BioDiversity Festival 2019 on Saturday 18 May in the Piazza di Piedicastello, in Trento.
World Biodiversity Day was established in 2000 by the UN General Assembly and is celebrated every 22 May. Also in Trentino the Days of Biodiversity are performed, dedicated precisely to biodiversity defence and protection. The festival involves numerous realities in the Trentino area, including the NutrireTrento initiative, that is part of the Greencycle pilot in Trento.
The Greencycle Trento team (Marco Combetto – Trentino Digitale and Lara Bustros – Comune di Trento) at the NutrireTrento stand showed to citizens more specific information about the Greencycle project and about the marketplace platform.
Beside the booth, where several citizens have asked information, the Greencycle project has been presented on the stage inside a specific presentation slot in the afternoon dedicated to Nutrire Trento. In particular, Marco Combetto has presented the web platform made available by Greencycle project, build on top of the more general web marketplace platform developed for the establishment of the Greencycle Transnational Circular Economy Network between the cities involved.
Nutrire Trento initiative is born as a collaboration between Trento Municipality and Trento University, it's a participated project that involves researchers, citizens, schools, associations, economic categories, etc. and it promotes activities in the following settings:
- information and sensitization for a sustainable consumption
- information and sensitization for a sustainable production of food
- logistics rationalize
Moreover the web digital platform of Nutrire Trento with all the gathered information is developed through the Greencycle platform.