12/06/2024

EU Prize for Citizen Science 2024

incommon's kafsimo project awarded

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incommon-EU Prize for Citizen Science 2024

Incommon’s project kafsimo was awarded the EU Prize for Citizen Science 2024

The project that supports the participatory coffee recycling was distinguished in the “Honorary Mentions” category as a good practice with a strong environmental and social character that stands out for its innovation!

And all this thanks to over 35 tones of coffee waste collected and diverted from the landfill saving 160+ tones of CO2 from the atmosphere through a joint effort of citizens, businesses and the Energy Cooperative Company of Karditsa.

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IMPETUS for Civil Science, the project that administers the Prize, received 288 applications among which kafsimo was distinguished.

The award was launched under Horizon EU to recognize and honor outstanding initiatives that enact change, expand knowledge and tackle social, political, cultural and environmental challenges through citizens’ engagement.