Skurup, Ystad & Trelleborg in southern Scania will merge and develop a resource efficient and innovative model for working with public procurement of innovation (PPI) that is adjusted to local conditions, so that mutual learning and synergies can be achieved through collaboration. The model will be tested in three PPI´s conducted by participating municipalities.
SAMSA has a long term strategy to develop the skills as procurers and thus stimulate development. Therefore, SAMSA, among other things, initiated a branch council for better procurement of waste collection.
Urbanization challenge the way we manage water. Floods and discharge of waste water is a danger to people and the environment. A sustainable city controls the flows. The project Future City Flow, co-financed by VINNOVA, will develop a decision support system.
Vera Park is a former municipality owned waste management facility that is transformed into a center for circular economy in Europe. The landfill and waste management infrastructure is now an open arena for innovation and sustainable development.
After developing an innovative business model, Rhetikfabriken now function as a strategic advisor.
We focus on knowledge exchange between Swedish and Danish municipalities. Labour Model, adult education, countering exclusion and "the innovative municipality" are some of the sources of inspiration we draw from.