The Mission Zero Academy (MiZA) is committed to offering the best evidence-based and high-quality training, mentoring, and certification solutions for professionals interested in waste management and circular economy topics – both in the public and private sectors.
Our current services have been specially designed for municipalities and SMEs.
Whether you are a Mayor or a Civil Servant for a Municipality, MiZA is the go-to platform for support and expertise to accelerate the implementation of your zero waste commitment. Our step-by-step programmes and services were developed to support and ease your journey towards becoming a Zero Waste Certified City.
What’s in it for you?
- Ensure compliance with EU & national law. Our services are in line with the main green policy portfolios (including Agenda 2030, the EU Green Deal, and the Circular Economy Action Plan). With the circular economy taking over, MiZA’s courses and training programmes ensure that you and your organisation comply with – and go beyond – current and upcoming EU and national regulation.
- Become a European frontrunner in zero waste implementation. Through MiZA’s zero waste best practices and certification system, you will be credibly recognised as a green and forward-looking European municipality.
- Advice and support tailored to your needs. MiZA’s knowledge and expertise stem from our connections with Zero Waste Europe and the overall zero waste movement in Europe and overseas. With a unique understanding of the science of waste and a constant awareness of your local conditions and possibilities, we commit to find the best solutions for your needs.
- Cost-saving waste management practices. Waste will not be an expense anymore. MiZA helps you to minimise costs – and convert them into meaningful resources and local jobs.
- Delight your people and attract events, funding, and businesses with ambitious green goals. The Mission Zero Academy helps you turn your ambitions into reality.
Want to know more? Get a glimpse of what we do at the municipal level.
Whether you are a CEO of a company, the owner of an environmentally-conscious brand, or an employee in the waste management or sustainability team department, MiZA is with you every step of the way as you improve your circular practices and achieve your goals of a zero waste business model.
What’s in it for you?
- Cost-effective sustainable solutions. MiZA helps you minimise associated costs, so you will be saving money while transforming your business!
- Avoid greenwashing practices. With our support, your circularity efforts will be visible, tangible, and credible for your customers and team.
- Compliance assurance. Through our services and certification system, your waste management practices will become reliable and ambitious, as well as fully compliant with public procurement requirements.
- Saving time and resources. MiZA helps you identify hotspots for waste optimisation in your company, and guide you as you turn targets into impactful outcomes.
- A strengthened environmental commitment. MiZA helps you align your operations with local and global environmental commitments in a reliable and credible way.
- Become a champion of waste management practices. Keep your staff and customers happy by looking after the environment together. There is no time to waste!
Want to know more? Discover our services specially designed for SMEs.