Ekologi brez meja

Ana Golja

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0-2 years

Home city/town


Current location of work




Languages spoken

Croatian (Native), Slovenian (Fluent), English (Fluent), Italian (Intermediate)

Ana is archaeologist that has dedicated her life to preserving natural and cultural heritage. In her over 10 years of experience, she has worked on environmental and cultural topics as a project coordinator at environmental NGOs and a museum. She loves to learn and teach, travel and animals. She is now focusing her work on zero waste tourism, leading hotels, restaurants and events on their zero waste path.

Certified Zero Waste Ambassador

Do you have the Zero Waste Ambassador Certificate, issued by the "BEZWA" project?


Certified Zero Waste Trainer

Do you have the Zero Waste Trainer Certificate, issued by the "BEZWA" project?


Zero Waste Mentor

Are you already or will be a mentor to municipalities for the Zero Waste Cities Certification, hosted by MiZA?


Zero Waste Auditor

Are you already or will be an auditor to municipalities for the Zero Waste Cities Certification, hosted by MiZA?


Municipalities/Territories worked with before:

Opatija, Croatia Matulji, Croatia Rijeka, Croatia

Fields of Expertise



Reuse & repair initiatives

Prevention of food waste / knowledge of food systems

Single-use plastics prevention

Extended Producer Responsibility schemes

The recycling process for key waste streams (paper, plastics, metals)

Organics management and composting

Separate collection of recyclables and residual waste

Economic incentives for waste reduction (e.g. PAYT)

Engaging the community in zero waste initiatives

Residual waste disposal methods

Key waste & circular economy related EU legislation

Fields of Expertise



Digital Communication

Delivering / facilitating short-term workshops (1h-1 day)

Delivering / facilitating long workshops (+1 day)

Public speaking / oral communications

Advocacy & lobbying

Consulting municipalities and/or businesses

Project-based monitoring & evaluation

Other relevant qualifications / certifications?

Work on zero waste hotels, camps, restaurants and event certification.

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