I-GO ASSISTANT TOOL LAUNCHED TO SUPPORT SMEs

Dear entrepreneurs,

We invite you to use the I-GO Assistant – a free-of-charge resource efficiency self-assessment and navigation tool designed specifically for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) active in any sector or country.
The I-GO Assistant – developed by the Green Industry Platform – has been launched to offer small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with simplified access to tailored resource efficiency knowledge and support services most relevant to their size, sector of activity and location.

The I-GO Assistant offers numerous advantages to SMEs, namely:

     – A resource efficiency score based on a rapid self-assessment to determine your progress to date in terms of...

SURVEYING MANUFACTURERS TO KNOW ACTIVITIES DURING WAR IN UKRAINE

Dear manufacturers,

We’d like you to join the All-Ukrainian survey for manufacturers that is committed to find out business activity intensity during the war in Ukraine. It was developed by the RECP Centre.

The survey focuses on disclosing the real status quo and the needs of industrial enterprises in Ukraine. It consists of 24 questions and you will need only 5-8 minutes to respond.

The results will be then collected and analyzed, and the solutions to support businesses to recover activities, improve economic and environmental performance will be elaborated.

Each respondent may get the survey results in the form of an analytical report developed by the of the RECP Centre’s experts.

REGIONAL WORKSHOP ‘I-GO ASSISTANT FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM SIZED ENTERPRISES AND I-GO NETWORK LAUNCH’

On May 12, 2022, a regional online seminar “I-GO Assistant For Small And Medium Sized Enterprises And I-GO Network Launch” was held on the Zoom platform and organized by the Green Industry Platform and the EU4Environment Programme. The seminar focused on the official launch of the I-GO Assistant for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) tool, a live demonstration of the I-GO Network and I-GO Assistant tool and the explanation how to best promote it to SMEs. Read More

LEAN MANUFACTURING IN FURNITURE SECTOR

The online course “Lean Manufacturing in Furniture Sector” is about to be launched in Ukraine.

Lean is a breakthrough approach to management and quality management that ensures long-term competitiveness without significant investments.
The online course is focused on lean production in the furniture production segment and considers the differences between companies in the made-to-order furniture segment and the mass-produced furniture segment.
The course will be particularly useful for small and medium-sized furniture companies in Ukraine.

What do you get?

  • Tools for lean production
  • Understanding the specifics of 5S methodology implementation
  • Lean and 6σ implementation plan
  • And much more.

After completing the course you will be able...

CIRCULAR ECONOMY FOR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

On 15 December 2021, the National Conference “CIRCULAR ECONOMY FOR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT” within the EU-funded “EU4Environment” Action took place virtually, in Ukraine. The event started off with a promotional video on Circular Economy, developed and designed by the Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) Centre in Ukraine as part of the EU4Environment Action.
Over 170 participants attended the online event eager to learn more about the role, actions, and green paths national industries can take towards sustainable development. Presentations focused on the current progress of several Ukrainian Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the transition to circular economy, as well as the description of benefits and new opportunities to embrace waste management. The keynote speakers...

WE HELP ENTERPRISES IN KAZAKHSTAN, KYRGYZSTAN AND UKRAINE GETTING PREPARED FOR SUSTAINABLE PROCUREMENT TENDERS

We would like to offer you with the opportunity to avail of a free sustainability assessment of your company’s operations and products as part of UN Environment Programme.

What is going to be done?
    – Analysis of the environmental, social and economic sustainability factors of your company;
    – Assessment of your products’ compliance with sustainable procurement criteria;
    – Developing proposals to increase the preparedness of your company to participate in sustainable public procurement. Read More

TRANSFORMING SUSTAINABILITY INTO NEW BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES (UKRAINE)

On November 30, 2021 the third and final within a series of live workshops “Transforming Sustainability into New Business Opportunities. Enhance Ukrainian small and medium enterprises’ capacity to access sustainable public procurement and broaden their markets” was held under the project “Enhancing sustainable public procurement (SPP) for the regional transition to inclusive green economy in the Eastern Europe, Caucuses and Central Asia (EECCA)” funded by the United Nations Development Account. This time the workshop targeted Ukrainian audience. Read More

TRANSFORMING SUSTAINABILITY INTO NEW BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES (KYRGYZSTAN)

On November 25, 2021 another live training workshop “Transforming Sustainability into New Business Opportunities. Enhance Kyrgyz small and medium enterprises’ (SMEs) capacity to access sustainable public procurement and broaden their markets” was held under the project “Enhancing sustainable public procurement (SPP) for the regional transition to inclusive green economy in the Eastern Europe, Caucuses and Central Asia (EECCA)” funded by the United Nations Development Account. Read More

INFORMATION MEETING ON INDUSTRIAL WASTE MAPPING IN THE SLAVUTA CITY TERRITORIAL COMMUNITY

 

On November 24, 2021 an information meeting was held online on industrial waste mapping (IWM) for enterprises from the Slavuta City Territorial Community within the “Circular Economy and New Growth Opportunities” component of the EU-funded “EU4Environment” Action in Ukraine. It was another meeting of the representatives of the Slavuta City Territorial Community (CTC), industrial companies, local authorities and departments, environmental experts, representatives of UNIDO and Sweco (Sweden). The event focused on learning about the results of industrial waste management activities, discussing lessons learned, benefits and new opportunities from waste mapping for industrial enterprises in the target CTC. Read More

INFORMATION MEETING ON INDUSTRIAL WASTE MAPPING IN THE DAVYDIV VILLAGE TERRITORIAL COMMUNITY

On November 24, 2021 an information meeting was held online on industrial waste mapping (IWM) for enterprises from the Davydiv Village Territorial Community within the “Circular Economy and New Growth Opportunities” component of the EU-funded “EU4Environment” Action in Ukraine. It was another meeting of the representatives of the Davydiv Village Territorial Community (VTC), industrial companies, local authorities and departments, environmental experts, representatives of UNIDO and Sweco (Sweden). The event focused on learning about the results of industrial waste management activities, discussing lessons learned, benefits and new opportunities from waste mapping for industrial enterprises in the target VTC. Read More