When music meets sustainability

When music meets sustainability

The destinies of VAIA and of the Italian band Eugenio in Via Di Gioia could not have crossed paths in a more auspicious way. On 26 September 2019 the “Eugenii” (plural of Eugenio) have issued Lettera al Prossimo, a digital platform inspired by the homonymous track...
Happy B-day VAIA! Our first year together

Happy B-day VAIA! Our first year together

It was planned to be the day of sustainability, design, environment and territory. And so it was, despite the new restrictions that have once again confined us to the screens. We blew out our first candle by hosting top-level speakers, who gave us valuable accounts of...
TransVAIA: discovering the Lagorai mountain chain

TransVAIA: discovering the Lagorai mountain chain

From 17 to 19 July 2020 the VAIA team ventured into the wild Lagorai mountain chain, which separates Valsugana from Val di Fiemme, where we planted 500 trees just under three months ago. It was a way of reminding ourselves who we are and where we come from. Crossing...
Forests as common goods – a centuries-old history

Forests as common goods – a centuries-old history

Until last year, only one woman had been awarded the Nobel Prize for Economics. Among Elinor Ostrom’s several merits, she overturned a widely held view in academic circles, namely that the collective use of natural resources leads to their inexorable...