About Us

Center of Excellence for Circular Economy and Climate Change

About Us

Serbian Solid Waste Association (SeSWA), as implementer of the CCAC City Network for regions of Southeast Europe (SEE), Middle East and Central Asia, with the support of US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA), Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) and Deutsche Gesellshaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) will launch the Center of Excellence for implementation of circular economy, reduction of SLCPs and innovative pollution reduction models, with the goal to offer education and innovations, expert services and assistance, and Lifelong learning courses for professionals in the field of waste management within all regions.

The idea is to exchange knowledge and experience gained through GMI/GIZ/EPA/ISWA/CCAC/UNEP projects, as the basis of the Center, as well as cooperation with all mentioned Institutions.

Mission of the Center of Excellence is introduction of circular economy and climate change mitigation action within waste sector.

 

Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony

Opening Ceremony

Introduction

Introduction of circular economy is necessity for the regions of South East Europe, Middle East and Central Asia. It is in line with tendencies in developed countries, especially in EU. Landfilling represents predominant type of waste treatment in these regions. Parallel with introduction of circular economy it is necessary to improve the system of landfilling, which is the main source of GHG emissions.

Education

Organization of workshops, webinars, video series, presentations, studies, best practice exchange related to landfilling, landfill gas, biowaste treatment, waste separation, waste composition, composting, etc..

Consulting services

Assistance with preparation of City profiles and Data Collection Tools; GHG baseline development, development of Action plans, Work plans, Feasibility studies, etc.

Information, data and waste sector analysis

  • Reports detailing status of sector in the region and in specific markets (recycling, biowaste, landfilling)
  • Briefs on status of regulatory enforcement

Professional trening (including testing and certification):

Circular economy

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Zero-waste for Local self-government administration

N

Public Utility Company managers

N

Private company managers

Professional Health and Safety education

N

Waste collection operatives

N

Operatives on separation line (MRF)

N

Truck, compacter and dozer drivers

Organization of Conferences and networking events (workshops, fundraisers, etc.)

Our Team

Our Experts for implementation of circular economy, reduction of SLCPs and innovative pollution reduction models.

Prof. Dr. Goran Vujić

Bojana Tot

Aleksandra Narevski

Dušan Milovanović

Boško Lazić

Doc. Dr. Bojan Batinić

Miodrag Živančev

Center of Excellence for Circular Economy and Climate Change

Call: +381 63 8085436

Resavska 3, 21000 Novi Sad, Serbia

Working Hours

Monday-Friday 8am-5pm.

Consultation

Friday 11am-1pm