Maria Chiara Gadda

Maria Chiara Gadda

(Tradate - VA, Italy, 1980) has a degree in Business & Management Engineering, and was elected Member of the Lower Chamber of the Italian Parliament in 2013. Currently, she holds office as Secretary of the Parliament Commission of Enquiry about the Reception and identification System of Immigrants in Accueil Centers, she is member of the VIII Commission on Environment, Territory and Public Works, member of the Parliamentary Committee controlling the actuation of the Schengen Agreements and in matters of Immigration. She has been a principal proponent of Several Proposals of Law, including the proposal on “Circular Economy” related to the topic of sustainability, and considering as central in this theme the reduction of negative impacts on the environment by reducing the overall quantity of produced waste through prevention activities as well as by prolonging products lifecycles, but on the other hand also by recovering and redistributing surplus, with a specific focus on food, and with a clear connotation on social support.

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