The UrbanWINS Initiators
A total of 27 partners are involved in UrbanWINS: from local authorities, to research bodies, universities, companies, and NGOs. Partners come from 7 European countries: Austria, Italy, Germany, Portugal, Romania, Spain, and Sweden. The project co-ordinator is the Municipality of Cremona (Italy).
This heterogeneous partnership pursues to guarantee that the progress in the field of urban metabolism and waste management strategies is directly linked to stakeholder engagement and mutual learning, and contributes to the achievement of resource efficiency and waste management objectives.
The Municipality of Cremona is a local public institution, the governmental body of the town. As project co-ordinator, it will lead WP7 dedicated to project management and co-ordination, and it will be one of the pilot cities.
Fondazione Ecosistemi, created in 2014 from the homonymous consultancy Ecosistemi srl, has been active since 1998 in the development of projects and consultancy services in the field of sustainable development.
The Metropolitan City of Capital Rome performs its functions on waste trough the following strategic activities: incentivising domestic and collective composting, reorganising recycling…
Sabadell is a city of nearly 208,000 inhabitants located 25 km. north of Barcelona. It is the 5th most populated city in Catalonia and is part of the Barcelona metropolitan area.
The University of Coimbra (UC), founded in 1290, constitutes a reference in higher education and scientific research in Portugal, with excellent academic reputation recognised worldwide.
We are managing the urban waste of the 35 municipalities consortiated, that is 180.000 inhabitants, managing includes education program, waste treatment, waste transfer station for paper, embalages and glass.
The Chamber of Commerce of Cremona is a public body that performs a complete range of activities for the support and enhancement of the development of Cremona Province.
CEIFAcoop- is a non-profit cooperative. It has been recently founded (April 2015) as a natural successor of the enterprise CEIFA ambiente Lda, that has closed its activity in January 2015.
S.C. Global Innovation Solution S.R.L. (GIS) is a Romanian company specialised in providing integrated technical solutions for a wide range of services related to environmental protection.
Istat is engaged in the re-engineering of spatial and environmental statistics. Short term core activities are targeted at the close of the annual survey on Urban Environment Quality.
Linea Gestioni S.r.l. is a company which manages urban hygiene services. It belongs entirely to the LGH Group, a strategic alliance of five companies – AEM Cremona, ASM Pavia, ASTEM Lodi, COGEME Rovato e SCS Crema.