Training were organized in Peja/Kosovo on dates 13.09-2021 up to 17.09.2021 based on the topics for circular economy and it was mostly oriented in elaboration of methods and possibilities how circular economy will be integrated in Art through Eco-Design.
These training/workshop took place at SEREC social enterprise. The Training was for building capacities of youth generations for circular economy where 16 youth had the opportunity to learn and design product with textile waste.
During the training main training topics were: Closed cycle in circular economy, Differences between linear economy & circular economy, How the process of circulating materials happens in circular economy, Benefits of circular economy, Benefits for environment, presenting best examples worldwide for circular Art through Eco-Design, learning process how to design products with textile waste. Through training, sharing experiences, examples provided and with the workshops all participants have been trained and prepared with information to improve their capacities for circular economy and environment protection.
All participants were engaged through workshops and they had to design products. By the end of the training all participants have designed unique clothes such as: shirts, dresses, etc. All participants had high interest in information and due to the fact that circular economy is a new topic they have been intrigued and presenting them examples gave the idea for better consideration of environmental impact in the future. It should be noted that trainings for circular economy are more than welcomed from youth generations and they must be more often and in other municipalities of Kosovo.