10 Apr 2024
The sixth edition of MeetingPack, the event organised every two years by AIMPLAS and AINIA, will attract members of the entire food packaging value chain on 10-11 April 2024 at the Valencia Conference Centre in Spain.
Through the prism of the circular economy, MeetingPack 2024 will address the challenges and opportunities the sector is expected to face in coming years, as well as the ...
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 ACR+ 2023 General Assembly is approaching: learn more about its rich programme!
31 May 2023
This year, ACR+ is organising not one but three events:
The ACR+ General Assembly 2023 (31 May) to help shape the direction of the network: organisations and ACR+ members will introduce, discuss and challenge ideas and solutions,
The Circular Economy Hotspot (29 May – 1 June), which will explore three key themes: Policy in Practice, Citize...
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...
WCEF2023 – Register now to take part online!
12 Apr 2023
This year’s World Circular Economy Forum’s website is now up and running. Explore the programme and news and stay tuned for more updates!
Registration for online participation is now open!
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!
EESC vice-president Cillian Lohan talks about the role of the circular economy
25 Apr 2023
In this video marking the end of his mandate as EESC vice-president, Cillian Lohan - who is also actively engaged in the European Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform - reminds us of the role of the circular economy.
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...