Comune di Reggio-Emilia
The Municipality of Reggio Emilia, with a population of more than 170,000 inhabitants, is situated in the Emilia Romagna region, in the North-Centre of Italy. It is located in the ―Pianura Padana‖ area, along the via Emilia. At top ranking position for the quality of life, it is a city devoted to youth: infant schools and pre-schools are universally recognized for their pedagogical approach, studied and implemented around the world. Reggio is among the first cities in Italy for its export and employment rates, as well as a city in continued economic growth, thanks to its many industries. The Municipality has established a Sustainability Office, with experience in: Local Agenda 21 and participated planning projects, Agenda 21 in school and education to sustainable development, environmental accountability and environmental and sustainable indicators, ―green‖ purchase of the body (GPP), participative balance.