On 10 August 2016, the METABUILD project team organised an "Awareness Programme on Attitude Change towards Cleaner Production (CP)" at the premises of Mainawati Steel Industry Pvt. Ltd. in Duhabi/ Sunsari.
The objective of the programme was to create awareness for the importance of sustainable waste management and good housekeeping. The facilitator of the programme, Dr Durga B. Karanjit, Senior Technical Expert from SEED Nepal, emphasised the need for a change in attitude towards more efficient working practices that would lead to waste minimisation. He further explained that a good working relationship between the staff and a company's management is decisive for the implementation of resources efficient and sustainable production.
In total, 23 participants working at all levels in the industry participated in the programme.