The event was attended by the Secretary of State for the Environment of Andorra and about twenty experts from the sector to discuss the challenges that public administrations must face
The act “The circular economy and the management of urban waste in Andorra and Catalonia” organized by the eUniv has gathered around sixty people at the headquarters of the Escola Superior de Relacions Públiques (ESRP). The event served to highlight the various challenges faced by the public administrations of Andorra and Catalonia and to discuss possible solutions. The Secretary of State for Agriculture, Environment and Sustainability, Marc Rosselló, and about twenty experts have participated in the different debate tables that addressed the problem from a transversal point of view.
The director of the Environmental Studies Center of the eUniv, Dra. Conxa Puebla, has affirmed that “the day has been a great success and highlights the real difficulties of implementing Circular Economy measures that affect the management of urban and municipal waste, both in Andorra and Catalonia “. The rector of the eUniv, Dr. Antoni Noguero explained that “it is for this reason that the Center for Environmental Studies, together with the European Communication Observatory of the Doctorate School J.H. NEWMAN of the eUniv, have decided to convene a specific conference dedicated to this challenge”.
The eUniv is an Andorran University that offers online studies in the fields of business administration, law, humanities, psychology and the Catalan language. It was formally established in December 2019 and began its academic activity in the 2020-2021 academic year. Since then, more than 170 Andorran, Spanish and Latin American students have enrolled in the different studies offered by the university.