Results of tie-breaker vote for WDO's 2023-2025 Board of Directors
09 November 2023
World Design Organization (WDO)® held a vote for the ninth and final position on its 2023-2025 Board of Directors.
1st Study Visit of DEEP Project held in Belgium and the Netherlands!
26 January 2023
The scope of the “Technical Assistance for Assessment of Türkiye's Potential on Transition to Circular Economy” (DEEP) Project that prepares the roadmap for Türkiye's transition to a circular economy; the first study visit was held in the Netherlands and Belgium between 28 November and 2 December 2022 to exchange information on ongoing activities and practices related to the circular economy in the context of resource and waste management in EU countries.
WPO Announces the Winners of WorldStar 2022 in Milan
16 June 2022
After two years of online ceremonies, May 4 2022, around 300 packaging professionals, representing 37countries, were together to celebrate the winners of WorldStar Award 2022.
APF's 2022 Strategic Planning Meeting Performed Online
16 June 2022
The 7th APF Asian Packaging Federation's Strategic Planning Meeting was performed via Zoom Application on 18th April 2022. There were attendees in total from 11 countries in Asia continent, namely: Bangladesh, China, India, Indonesia, Korea, Japan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Turkey.
18 Awards to Turkey in AsiaStar
17 May 2022
Winners of the AsiaStar 2021 Competition where the best packaging in Asia compete are announced. In AsiaStar 2021 where 132 packaging from 14 countries compete, Turkey won a total of 18 awards. 
ASD Packaging Academy Continues Training Online
01 April 2022
The 2020 training program organized by the ASD Turkish Packaging Manufacturers Association under the brand of ASD Packaging Academy was completed with six trainings. ASD Packaging Academy continues its 2021 training online. ASD Packaging Academy continues its 2021 training program on online platforms. “Covid-19 Precautions Training for the Packaging Industry”, was given by Occupational Physician and Pandemic Consultant Dr. İsmail Hakkı Serin on January 27th, 2021, in cooperation with Özden OSGB (Joint Health and Safety Unit).
APF President Attended Two Global Webinars
01 April 2022
ProPak Connect hosted a number of live free-to-attend sessions featuring international speakers in collaboration with the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP), Department of Science Service (Thailand), Kasetsart University, and Thailand Institute of Science and Technology Research, along leading packaging industry experts.
WPO Sustainability position paper written by the Vice President Sustainability & Save Food
06 January 2022
The first WPO Sustainability position paper written by the Vice President Sustainability & Save Food, Nerida Kelton. This important report has been developed from the country reports that were provided for the Sustainability & Save Food working group meeting held in November.
World Design Challenge on Sustainable Packaging Attracts
13 July 2021
The Sustainable Packaging Design Challenge, a collaboration between WPO and WDO launched in April of this year, culminated in a series of final presentations from 7 teams on Friday, 4 June. The project regrouped 11 facilitators, seven thought leaders, 76 participants and 28 student participants from 32 countries.
WPO Announces the Winners for WorldStar Special Categories Awards
13 July 2021
During the hybrid WorldStar Ceremony, held on 9 June 2021, WPO announced the 12 winners in the Special Categories of WorldStar 2021.