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CIFAL Ecuador- Circular economy

Deadline: Closed
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Web Based
26 Aug 2020
Duration of event:
1 Days
Programme Area:
Decentralize Cooperation Programme
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Universidad Tecnica Particular de Loja
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The idea of developing a circular economy model is focused on using the materials and resources for as long as possible. A key element of circular economy is to have the least environmental impact and maximize the utility of every single resource used.

Circular economy is a concept that interacts with sustainability, and whose objective is that the value of products , materials and resources is maintained in the economy for as long as possible and that to minimize waste generation

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Differentiate a linear and a circular economy model.
  • Identify the benefits of implementing a circular model in the manufacturing of products.
  • Calculate the circularity of a product.
  • Be able to perform circularity calculations of products based on inorganic raw material.
  • Be able to identify options to improve the circularity of their products.

The webinar consists of the following topics:

- Waste Management from a Post Covid Approach

- Opportunities and Challenges of the Circular Economy

- Circular Economy and Regulatory Framework

- Circular Economy and Local Applicability



Government representatives and officials, United Nations staff in Ecuador and other international organizations, civil society, academia and the general public

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