On October 29, 2019, in St. Petersburg, within the Thematic line "implementation of the 2030 Agenda: national projects for sustainable development of cities and regions of Russia" of the all-Russian strategic planning Forum, the flagship project "Cluster of sustainable development 2030" will be presented.
The project will include an existing innovative platform for communication of best practices of projects in the field of sustainable development in the circular economy, combining cross-border cooperation Programs " INTERREG. The Baltic sea region 2014-2020 and the South-Eastern Finland - Russia cross-border cooperation Programme 2014-2020.
The international consortium "St. Petersburg cluster of Clean technologies for the urban environment" has prepared a MEMORANDUM of UNDERSTANDING for the participants of the flagship project "Cluster of sustainable development 2030".
Currently, the total amount of joint EU-Russian financing of international cooperation projects is more than 25 million euros, including projects involving members of the St. Petersburg cluster of clean technologies for the urban environment - 23.12 million euros. What unites these projects is the focus on sustainable urban development in a circular economy and the active participation of St. Petersburg as a constituent entity of the Russian Federation.