World Resources Forum 2019

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The World Resources Forum (WRF) 2019 will be held from 23 to 24 October 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland. WRF 2019 will be centered on ‘Anchoring Natural Resources and Raw Materials Management for Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production’.

The WRF 2019 format will have all elements of the signature multi-stakeholder “WRF flagship” dialogue: 2 days complete with a mix of plenary and scientific sessions and co-created workshops with conference partners, resulting in business engagement, a high-level political dialogue, and a conference summary or statement.

Among the workshops that have already been announced, the following are most relevant to the circular economy:
  • “How to Create a Bio-Based Circular Economy – From Political Goals to Actions in Cities and Industries” 
  • “Sustainable Recycling Initiatives (SRI)”
  • “How to Optimize Plastics Recycling to Receive High Quality Polymers for Circular Electronics?” Workshop,