The mission of the researchers of the University of Milano – Bicocca enabled significant improvements in the local water supply system. During their week’s stay the researchers have also the opportunity to meet people to explain them how to reduce pollution through very simple measures. Last but not least, sustainable knowledge and methods have been transferred to local experts.
The project “Sustainable management of natural resources in the Municipality of Santiago Atitlan (Guatemala)" aims to contribute to the recovery and enhancement of biodiversity in Santiago Atitlan, in the area of the natural reserve of Lake Atitlan. It is coordinated by Africa70 in collaboration with Legambiente, Innova21, ZooPlantLab, Fem2 Ambiente, with the support of the Municipality of Milan.