The role of textile re-use in a circular economy:
Practice and policy in Central and Eastern Europe
Organised with the kind support of the Ministry of Environment and Energy of Croatia
Wednesday 28th June 2017, 9:00 – 13:30
Kuća Europe, Augusta Cesarca 4, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
Humana Nova and RREUSE kindly invite you to a conference that will open the topic of re-use and treatment of used textiles in Croatia and countries in Central and Eastern Europe. It will bring together used textile operators and other actors including social enterprises to network and discuss the current state of play both in terms of practice and policy. The conference will be followed by site visits at the premises of Humana Nova and the first re-use centre in Croatia.
|9:00 – 9:30||Welcome coffee|
|9:30 – 9:45||Opening remarks
Mario Šiljeg, Ph.D. – State Secretary in Office of the Ministry of Environment and Energy of Croatia
|9:45 – 11:15||Panel 1: Market, Practice and Innovation (followed Q&A Session)
Sebastjan Pikl – Zadruga Dobrote / Textilnica – Market with second hand textiles
|11:15 – 11:30||Comfort break|
|11:30 – 13:00||Panel 2: Stronger policy to support re-use (followed Q&A Session)
Michal Len – RREUSE – European policy to support re-use and repair
|13:00||Conclusions and end of conference|
|13:00 – 13:30||Walking Lunch and networking|
|Optional: Departure to site visits (travel together by bus)
Humana Nova sewing workshop in Cakovec
|17:30||Travel back to Zagreb
Expected arrival to Zagreb at 19:00
|Registration is free but places are limited.
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