The TwinRevolution interactive tool: Learn how to enhance the twin transition in each phase of the life cycle.

The TwinRevolution project has launched its interactive tool that will allow anyone interested to discover the 5 phases of the product life cycle and how circular economy and Industry 4.0 strategies can be implemented to achieve a smarter and more sustainable industry. In this dynamic experience, any learner will discover the five pivotal phases that … Read more

European Environment Agency: “It´s time to speed up the circular economy in Europe”

Despite legislative advances over the past five years, efforts to transform the European economy – largely linear and “disposable” – into a circular economy will require bolder actions. It is essential to take decisive steps to drastically reduce waste, prioritize resource use reduction, increase recycling rates, and improve the circular design of products, according to … Read more

Urgent Need for Twin Green and Digital Transition in Industry, According to The Circularity Gap Report 2024

In light of The Circularity Gap Report 2024, recently released by the Circle Economy Foundation, it is evident that the global push towards a circular economy is more crucial than ever. Over the past five years, discussions on circular economy principles have surged, but the global circularity rate has declined from 9.1% to 7.2%. This … Read more

Completion approaches for INTRuST: accessible training courses and digital tools empower wood-related certifications

The INTRuST project, a sister project of TwinRevoluion, is approaching its conclusion. The training course on forestry, furniture and timber certifications is now accessible to anyone interested in joining through the following link: https://intrust.learning-platform.eu/. Find below an introduction video to the new training course: Moreover, INTRuST supports the certifications of wood-related companies and their products … Read more

New OECD skills outlook: Skills for a Resilient Green and Digital Transition

In a comprehensive Skills Outlook report for 2023, the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) highlights the urgent need for countries to significantly enhance their efforts in fortifying initial education systems. The report emphasizes the importance of providing improved upskilling and reskilling opportunities for lifelong learning, ensuring that skills available align more effectively with … Read more

TwinRevolution and SIBILA , two Erasmus+ projects looking for the innovation of the furniture and textile sectors

Partners of the TwinRevolution and SIBILA projects, co-funded by the Erasmus+ program held a joint workshop to explore potential collaborative opportunities within the framework of both projects. All partners of the TwinRevolution and SIBILA projects have convened at the Testing Textile Institute (TZU) in Brno, Czech Republic. During the meeting, Ms. Myriam Daddiza from the … Read more

Murcia and Cartagena Embrace the ‘TwinRevolution’ Project at Science and Technology Week

From October 20th to 22nd, the regional government organized the Science and Technology Week in the cities of Murcia and Cartagena. During this event, a total of 375 activities took place, including scientific demonstrations, workshops, live experiments, exhibitions, and contests, among others, which were open for the public to participate in. CETEM, Technology Centre of … Read more

TwinRevolution Project advances towards green and digital manufacturing with innovative training tools

The partners of the TwinRevolution project, co-funded by the Erasmus+ program, held their third meeting in September 2023 at the Testing Textile Institute (TZU) facilities in Brno, Czech Republic. The purpose of the meeting was to review the progress of the training course, define the objectives of the interactive tool, and establish additional tasks. Over … Read more

Europe moves to a Circular Economy with the Skills Pact

In a world increasingly concerned about sustainability and environmental preservation, the European Union (EU) is at the forefront of the transition to a Circular Economy. This initiative seeks not only to improve economic efficiency, but also to promote inclusion and create quality jobs. The Circular Economy implies a significant change in business models and skills … Read more

Policy brief on Vocational Education and Training and Skills as springboards for the Circular Economy

CEDEFOP, the European Centre for the Development of Vocational Education, published a policy brief report titled “From linear thinking to green growth mindsets”, which looked at the occupations and skills that are essential for achieving a circular economy in the EU, and the role that vocational education and training (VET) can play in support. Cedefop’s … Read more