LIFE 2023 Calls for proposals are open
31 May 2023
The European Commission has launched the LIFE Programme’s 2023 Calls for project proposals. This year, there are 611 million EUR available for nature conservation, environmental protection, climate action, and clean energy transition projects.
European Commission publishes revised Circular Economy monitoring framework
15 May 2023
The European Commission has published the revised Circular Economy monitoring framework. This framework helps to track progress in the transition to a circular economy in the EU and considers how the circular economy can contribute to climate neutrality, resilience and global sustainability. The framework includes new indicators, covering material footprint, resource productivity and&...
Consumers’ attitudes toward upcycled food: participate in the survey!
04 May 2023
Researchers from the Food Design and Consumer Behaviour section of the University of Copenhagen are currently conducting a survey as part of the EU-funded FOODRUS project. The main objective of this research is to learn more about how European consumers feel about upcycled foods and what prevents them from consuming this type of food. All citizens are invited to fill out the questionnaire....
New ECESP Coordination Group Work Plan 2023 is now out!
02 May 2023
The European Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform (ECESP) is a joint initiative by the European Commission and the European Economic and Social Committee. It is a European one-stop-shop for the circular economy community: a place for dialogue and a bridge between existing circular economy initiatives.
The ECESP's 24-member Coordination Group, whose mandate started on 1 May, has ...
The European Commission is launching a platform to connect up public buyers in the EU for more efficiency, effectiveness, sustainability and circularity
21 Apr 2023
The European Commission has launched the Public Buyers Community Platform, an innovative platform designed to facilitate cooperation and knowledge-sharing between public buyers across Europe.
This Platform is a unique digital space where public procurement stakeholders, including public authorities, industry, SMEs and academia, can come together to exchange good practices, share exper...
Save the date! After the success of past editions, Circular Week is back on 23-27 October 2023
09 Mar 2023
Interested in organising your own event, workshop or webinar within Circular Week?
Interested in your company being an official Circular Week Partner?
Interested in presenting a circular solution at Mazovia Circular Congress?
Contribute to the success of Circular Week 2023, to take place on 23-27 October 2023!
Open call for circular economy project promoters
10 May 2023
The CircularInvest project, approved under the Circular Cities and Regions Initiative (CCRI), launched its first open call for circular economy projects on 28 April. CircularInvest will help circular projects become investment-ready and access financial resources through free, tailor-made support delivered by experts. CircularInvest's services will improve the selected projects' circularity, pr...
European Commission's new stakeholder survey on EU Waste Criteria of Construction
30 May 2023
The Directorate General for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs (DG GROW) of the European Commission has launched work on a study regarding “Background Data Collection for Future EU End-of-Waste Criteria of Construction and Demolition Waste”.
In this context, the Commission is opening an online stakeholder survey, available until 31 August 2023.
Circular economy: New tool for measuring progress
31 May 2023
This revised monitoring framework measures progress towards the circular economy considering the interlinkages between circularity and the EU’s climate neutrality goal, the zero-pollution ambition for a healthier and fairer planet, competitiveness, sustainability and securing materials supply.