Zero Waste Austria - Association to Protect Resources
Zero Waste Austria was founded (started 2015) in September 2017 to amplify the Zero Waste Movement in Austria, by strengthening the network and raising awareness. It is based in Vienna and active in all Austria giving talks, doing school workshops, collaborating with waste management organisations and participating in projects to reduce waste.
The NGO Zero Waste Austria focuses on Zero Waste Lifestyle and redesigning our society through social innovation in collaboration with green start-ups, like the Zero Waste Shops in Austria. It is very active in bringing the Zero Waste Movement to schools to create change in next generations.
Victories and key actions
- We organised and conducted a networking event with lots of sustainable companies.
- We have organised over 50 workshops and events.
- We drafted a new hotel guideline for sustainable tourism.
Main focus and objectives
- We will finish the zero waste hotel project.
- We will organise the Rob Greenfield Event “Be The Change”.
- We will start a new project for zero waste kindergardens.
- We will kick-start the zero waste groceries and the zero waste card campaigns.