SCP/RAC commissioned this pilot project to Zero Waste Montenegro, as part of the portfolio of activities to improve the policy framework and engage with the food & beverage industry in Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Montenegro, through the Cooperation Agreement between UN Environment/MAP and the Italian Ministry of Environment and Land and Sea Protection. In the same context, SCP/RAC commissioned to Ecoinstitut the Guidelines to address single-use plastic through public procurement, and both were implemented in synergy.

In coordination with SCP/RAC Focal Point in Montenegro, the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism and the Capital City of Podgorica were the two participating institutions.