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    Organiser

    Organisation Name:

    CORPORACION ECOCOMPUTO

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    City:

    Bogotá, D.C.

    Country:

    Colombia

    Date(s):

    October 12th and 13th

    Activities:

    Conference

    Description: The EcoCómputo Corporation will hold on October 12 and 13 the second Virtual Congress "EcoConéctate 2021" #EcoConéctate, which brings the topics that will allow you to catch up on advances in technological waste management, #EconomyCircular and innovation. With the participation of 16 national (Colombian) and international experts.  The event is supported by EcoCómputo, the Ministry of Environment of Colombia, GEF-UNDP and Project SRI (Sustainable Recycling Industry).  
    Organiser

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    Red Verde

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    City:

    Bogotá

    Country:

    Colombia

    Date(s):

    October

    Activities:

    Social media, Public Campaign - Social media, Public collection

    Description: We will promote the IEWD on our website and social media, through a virtual campaign. This is going to be the start of a series of a permanent campaign in order to raise awareness, which will connect citizens with the eWaste recycling issue and the promotion of circular economy initiatives. We will also hold a free collection route in some of the main cities of Colombia for the users who call our contact center between September 14th until 19th!
    Participant

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    Colnodo

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    City:

    Bogotá

    Country:

    Colombia

    Date(s):

    4 octubre 30 octubre

    Activities:

    Public Campaign - Social media

    Description: The guide proposes to help understand, think and act collectively to clearly change the direction and direction of us to create a regenerative and redistributive economy that respects both human and ecological rights and limits. It is aimed at civil society organizations that want to transform the daily use of technology, social enterprises that aim to have a positive impact on the world and the environment in which we live, and anyone interested in connecting, both offline and online in a more sustainable way.
    guía se propone ayudar a entender, pensar y actuar colectivamente para cambiar claramente la dirección y dirigirnos hacia una economía regeneradora y redistributiva que respete tanto los derechos, como los límites humanos y ecológicos. Está dirigida a las organizaciones de la sociedad civil que desean transformar el uso diario de la tecnología, a emprendimientos sociales que se proponen tener un impacto positivo en el mundo y el ambiente en el que vivimos, y a cualquier persona interesada en conectarse, tanto en línea como fuera de línea, de manera más sustentable.
    Participant

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    Colnodo

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    City:

    Bogotá

    Country:

    Colombia

    Date(s):

    Commences in December 2020

    Activities:

    Workshop

    Description: To educate the population in concrete actions of sustainable development focused on ICT. Train agents of change in the environment through knowledge of electronic devices and the internet and their relationship with the environment to measure the environmental impact they have and carry out personal and collective actions, promoting new ways of viewing the subject.
    Participant

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    Corporaciión EcoCómputo

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    City:

    Bogotá D.C.

    Country:

    Colombia

    Date(s):

    October 14th and 15th.

    Activities:

    Public Campaign - Social media

    Description: For the 14th and 15th of October, within the framework of the celebration of the international E-waste day, we are organizing 4 informative webinars on topics of interest in the management of WEEE. We have the support of the environmental authority "Secretaría Distrital de Ambiente de Bogotá" The topics to be discussed are the following:
    • Circular economy in the country and Bogotá.
    • International context in the management of WEEE.
    • Sustainable Development Goals and WEEE management.
    • Success cases in the management of WEEE.
    We will also run a campaign in social networks on the importance of managing WEEE correctly.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    Corporación EcoCómputo

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    City:

    Bogotá

    Country:

    Colombia

    Activities:

    Business campaign -Social media

    Description: We are planning to participate in the International E-waste day by distributing a press release to public and business digital and print media, referring to the extent of the global e-waste problem, the WEEE Forum's role and initiative for the specific day. We are also going to promote two special posts on Facebook and Instagram (one pre- and one post-International E-Waste Day) plus one post on LinkedIn on the specific day, using the visual and the hashtag #ewasteday .
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    Corporación Red Verde

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    City:

    Bogotá and Pereira

    Country:

    Colombia

    Date(s):

    October

    Activities:

    Social media

    Description: Considering the current pandemic situation, we would like to promote this special day mainly by social media, web page campaigns and infographics. Nevertheless, we are going to consider one collection routes, but it will depend of local permissions regarding COVID-19.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    Corporación Red Verde

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    Social:

    City:

    Bogotá

    Country:

    Colombia

    Activities:

    Social media, Public collection

    Description: In order to celebrate the International E-Waste Day, Red Verde wants to add efforts in order to sentivise people in Colombia Therefore, the activities that we are going to develop are the following: - Social media posts - Web site mention - Collection campaigns in the Risaralda states with the partners of Retorna group. - Mention in a waste forum in Bogotá
    Participant

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    Hook Up

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    City:

    Santader, Valencia, Guatemala, Bogotá, Santiago, NY

    Countries:

    Chile, Colombia, Guatemala, Spain, United States

    Date(s):

    13 - 17th October

    Activities:

    Public Campaign - Social media

    Description: We are sustainable photo rep agency with presence in different countries in Latin America and Spain. Our purpose is to generate awareness about sustainability through images and to apply better practices with an adequate use and disposal of our electronic devices (including our photographic equipment), so as to reduce e-waste. Our proposal is to create an e-waste campaign for photographers where they can create an image inspired on the challenges and opportunities that e-waste represents.  At the end, the images will be compiled to create a fanzine. We recommend to visit our Instagram account @hookuphoto.
    Participant

    Organisation Name:

    Wast-e

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    City:

    Bogotá

    Country:

    Colombia

    Date(s):

    14/10/2020

    Activities:

    News release

    Description: We are a startup which helps organizations to achieve the goals related to collection of electric and electronic waste. We are trying to input in order to decrease the global impact of e-waste. We believe circular economy is vital for taking care of our planet. We will be distributing a news release for International E-Waste Day.

    About

    The WEEE Forum a.i.s.b.l. is an international association representing forty producer responsibility organisations across the globe. Together with our members, we are at the forefront of turning the extended producer responsibility principle into an effective electronic waste management policy approach through our combined knowledge of the technical, business and operational aspects of collection, logistics, de-pollution, processing, preparing for reuse and reporting of e-waste. Our mission is to be the world’s foremost e-waste competence centre excelling in the implementation of the circularity principle.

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