News.Fourth Good Economy Conference – good practice example by Social Cooperative Humana NovaThe Fourth Good Economy Conference took place in Zagreb in the former headquarters of Croatian Craftsmen, from March 23rd till March 25th 2017. The organizer of the Conference, a network of green activist groups – ZMAG association – brought up some formerly discussed topics on good economy, but also started many new discussions about collaborative... .Humana Nova opens a new shop in Zagreb!Social Cooperative Humana Nova has some excellent spring news! Starting this Friday, 10th of March, a new retail store called ''Dućkas'' is opened. The store is located in the very center of Zagreb, above the Main Square and Dolac Market. In Dućkas you will be able to buy quality and trendy clothes from Humana Nova reuse center and Humana... .Merely 0.1% of waste management funds for reuse When it comes to waste management, reuse is the first premise alongside prevention of waste accumulation. Yet, there is only 6.5 million kuna reserved for waste reduction for the period up to 2022. Croatia’s new Waste Management Strategy predicts just 0.11% of a total 5.5 billion fund. European directives require EU members to take measures...
Social Cooperative Humana Nova encourages the employment of the disabled and other socially-excluded persons through the production and selling of quality and innovative textile products made from ecological and recycled fabrics for the needs of the domestic and the foreign markets. Our products are the response to the actual needs of users. Each fiber of a product embeds the satisfaction and benefit of workers, cooperatives, Nature and community. In this way our Cooperative actively contributes to the sustainable development of the local community, diminishing of poverty and nature conservation.
Social Cooperative Humana Nova is a leader of the social entrepreneurship and has been recognized in the wider regional scope. The work of the cooperative has actively and directly contributed to the establishing of a tolerant society and has in turn helped the socially excluded persons and their families in enhancing their self-reliability and the quality of life.