Education project on paper waste in primary schools

Categories: Paper, Eco Consumption, Metal, Glass, Waste Prevention, Communication and Education, Plastic

Organisation: LIPOR - Intermunicipal Waste Management of Greater Porto

Localisation: Portugal


The “Re-Agir Project” was an environmental education project implemented by LIPOR – Intermunicipal Waste Management of Greater Porto, addressed to primary schools, which aimed to develop initiatives to promote community participation in educational actions environmental awareness and involve families in this context

Dematerialisation through ICT in Manresa

Categories: Paper, Eco Consumption, Technical and Research, Waste Prevention

Organisation: Manresa City Council

Localisation: Manresa, Catalonia, Spain


In 2007, the Territorial Area of Manresa City Council (Catalonia) commanded a research study “Ent, Environment and Management” to analyze the sources of paper waste and to evaluate the effectiveness of paper waste reduction via dematerialisation.

Environmental education at school in Lisbon

Categories: Eco Consumption, Resources, Waste Prevention, Communication and Education, Reuse and preparing for reuse, Recycling

Organisation: Municipality of Lisbon

Main partners:

  • Lisbon kindergartens and schools
  • Valorsul

Localisation: Lisbon (PT)


The Municipality of Lisbon promotes two continual environmental education programs, specially designed to different age target groups, called “Lisboa Limpa Tem outra Pinta! (LLTOP)” (Cleaned Lisbon is Cool!) and “Escola a Escola Pró-Ambiente (EEPA)” (School to School Pro-Environment).