EQUAL – ACTION II
(Social and professional reinstatement of handicapped people and Gypsies through reuse and recycling of waste electric and electronic equipment)

Objective: The decisive contribution in the processes of viable growth of geographic regions of Thessaly and North Aegean. The professional segregation Greek Roma's and people with disabilities. The implementation of the national and European legislation (law 2939/6-8-2001 and directive 2002/96/EC respectively) addressing to the viable management of waste electric and electronic equipment.

LHTEE Contribution: Contribution in most work packages.

Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Employment and Social Protection and EQUAL Initiative (the EQUAL Initiative is co-funded from the European Union by 75%).


Major Partners:

  1. ARVIS S.A. Environmental Enterprises of Greece
  2. University of Thessaly Research Committee (UThRC)
  3. Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Research Committee (AuThRC), (LHTEE)
  4. Volos Municipal Organization for the Vocational Training (DEOV)
  5. Social Enterprise Iliaxtida
  6. Social Enterprise Idallios Damos
  7. Technological Educational Institute of West Macedonia Karlovassi
  8. Municipal Enterprise - Samos Island
  9. Tirnavos Municipal Enterprise of Studying, Constructing and Development
  10. Recycling Appliances S.A.
  11. Samos chamber