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  • " A zero waste programme for Europe"
    Brussels, Belgium

    On 2 July the European Commission launched a package of policy strategies and legislative proposals Towards a circular economy – a zero waste programme for Europe The European Economic and Social Committee, is currently preparing an opinion on the Commission circular economy policy package in order to contribute to this debate.

    In this regard on 22 September 2014 the EESC will organise in Brussels a public hearing on circular economy.


  • Presentation of the draft EESC study
    Conference - Brussels, Belgium

    The Sustainable Development Observatory (SDO) of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) decided to conduct a study on the implementation of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED) in six Member States. The aim was to assess the existence of conditions for the production of decentralized renewable energy by civil society and local communities.

    In this regard on 17 September the EESC will organise in Brussels a conference to present the report's political messages to EU institutions and stakeholders.


  • Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium

    The organic sector in the EU has been rapidly growing in the past years, and the current legal framework for organic production (Regulation 834/2007) is presently being reviewed so as to improve it and adapt it to the future evolution of the sector. In this regard  the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) will organise in Brussels a public hearing, which will provide input to the preparation of a related EESC opinion on organic production and labelling.


  • More Europe Locally – How to Increase Local Influence in the EU
    Sofia, Bulgaria

    Event organised in the framework of the project  More Europe Locally 

     


  • More Europe Locally – How to Increase Local Influence in the EU
    Stockholm, Sweden

    Event organised in the framework of the project  More Europe Locally


  • Conference - Brussels, Belgium

    The EESC has recently commissioned a comparative study on "EU Member States' legislations and practices on food donations", with the objective to provide an overview of current legislation and practices as well as to identify hurdles and best practices. On 7 July 2014 the outcome of the study will be presented during an event with the EESC President and will result in President's conclusions and recommendations from organised civil society to facilitate food donation in Member States

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    Cultural Event - Brussels - EESC Rue Belliard/Belliardstraat 99 JDE building – 6th floor – Foyer, Belgium

    As part of the EESC's food waste initiative, one of the "Wind of Change" projects supported by the Committee's president, Mr Malosse, the EESC is hosting this photo exhibition.


  • Conference - Brussels, Belgium

    On 28 May 2014 the United Nations Department for Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) in collaboration with the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) will organise a regional briefing and consultation on Sustainable Development Goals and the UN High-Level Political Forum on sustainable development. The event will provide briefing on latest news and developments from the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals and give regional level Major Groups and other stakeholders the opportunity to contribute with their priorities and offer their regional perspectives.

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    Vilnius, Lithuania

    The Sustainable Development Observatory is carrying out an impact study to assess the factors underlying the differing levels of implementation of the Renewable Energy Directive and the transition to more decentralised energy systems across Member States. In this respect, the study will devote special attention to the influence of the involvement of civil society and the ownership structure of renewable energy facilities.

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    Cardiff, United Kingdom

    The Sustainable Development Observatory is carrying out an impact study to assess the factors underlying the differing levels of implementation of the Renewable Energy Directive and the transition to more decentralised energy systems across Member States.

     

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