Talking to Sustainability Champions in Tartu

On  March 27, 2024 partner representatives had study visits to find out about sustainability approaches in business and other sectors.  Partners visited Tartu Food Bank, brewery A.Le Coq and had a lunch meeting with the sustainability representative of European Capital of Culture Tartu 2024 office.

 Tartu Food Bank works to reduce food waste of retailers by collecting the food with close expiration dates from the shops, repacking it and donating it to low income and needy people. 

 Brewery and producer of beverages A.Le Coq has won the title of the Most  Sustainable Company of the Year 2023 in Estonia. The sustainability specialist of the company informed about sets of measures implemented in several areas to reduce negative impact for environment and about the ambitious targets for the coming years. 

During an informal meeting with the representative of European Capital of Culture Tartu 2024 partners learned about the guidelines by Tartu 2024 for organizing environmentally friendly events.