Change of mindset for circular procurement

On June 11-13 2024 Rijkswaterstaat, the Lead Partner of the Circular Minds Interreg Europe project organised the project opening event in Utrecht. South Transdanubian Regional Innovation Agency together with its external supporting partner, the Central Danube Development Agency took part on the 2,5 days event.

Hungarian study trip in CIREVALC

On 12-13th of June, the Hungarian study trip was organised in the frame of the CIREVALC project. On the 2days events, the programs were held in Pécs and in Kaposvár, during which STRIA and the presenters highlighted their sustainable and circular solutions. On the first morning, we organised project meeting with the partners as long…

Green transition through public procurement

Supporting the circular economy and the green transition through public procurement: this is the central theme of our new CE PRINCE project, supported by CENTRAL EUROPE and co-financed by the Hungarian Government. Green public procurement does not only appear in the directives of the European Union, but the Public Procurement Authority has also issued several…

What is OPTI-UP? 

In the beginning, a question emerged – and that question addressed how we can respond to the current challenges of public transportation: decline of customers, difficult long-term planning, and suburban connectivity gaps.   These challenges aren’t isolated to us; they affect small and medium-sized Central European cities as well. In response, we forged a partnership with…

Solutions for biowaste collection

STRIA South Transdanubian Regional Innovation Agency attended the webinar: Exploring methods to increase biowaste collection, organised by the Policy Learning Platform. STRIA has several project related sustainability and circular economy, therfore it is crucial to learn about biowaste collection and treatment as well. In this episode,on 23rd of April 2024, we were given creative solutions,…

Cross-border innovation: HyperBOT project kick-off conference

The South Transdanubian Regional Innovation Agency (DDRIÜ) is proud to announce the kick-off conference of the HyperBOT project, held on April 12-13, 2024, at the Balance Resort Thermal Hotel in Lenti, Hungary. The conference brought together experts from five countries, Hungary, Austria, Croatia, Slovenia and Malta, to delve into the innovative realm of Hyperbaric Oxygen…

Danube thematic trail – focus on the tree

The Danube Wood(s) Route aims to create a Danube thematic route with wood at its heart. At the project’s kick-off meeting, the 16 partner organisations were asked what attractions should be included on the route and what should be the theme that should be used to launch the development. The Slovenian lead partner helped to…

CIREVALC 1st study trip in Slovenia

With the lead of STRIA, the consortium plans 4 study trips in the frame of the CIREVALC project. The first study trip was organised by BSC Kranj in Slovenia and the main topic was catering between 19 and 21 of March 2024. The chosen destination was Bled and Radovljica for the first day. Bohinj was…

Green and inclusive mobility – Interreg Europe webinar

As we have written before, the Interreg Europe Programme organizes online events and webinars for the economic development and environmental sustainability of the European Union, as part of the Policy Learning Platform service of the Programme. At these events, in addition to the speeches of well-known experts in the given topic, the Good Practices of…