Within the GIZ develoPPP.de project "Establishment of a cost-effective value chain for glass recycling in the Western Balkans", the Public Utility Company "KOMRAD" from Bihać was given 50 new containers for collection of glass packaging with a total value of 45,450 KM.

We remind you that the German Organization for International Cooperation (GIZ) and the National Alliance for Local Economic Development "Naled" from Serbia in cooperation with the first operator of the packaging waste management system in Bosnia and Herzegovina "Ekopak", system operators "Sekopak" from Serbia, "Pakomak "From Northern Macedonia and the Association for Economic Development of Herzegovina REDAH, the Association of Local Self-Government Units ZELS, launched a regional project" Management of glass packaging in the Western Balkans. "

The project will be implemented in the municipalities of Bihać and Novi Travnik (BiH), Niš and Sombor (Serbia), Štip and Ilinden (Northern Macedonia), and one of the goals is to increase the collection rate of glass packaging in these municipalities by 20%.

The project is implemented within the development cooperation program with the private sector - develoPPP.de funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development.