Agenda: Research Working Party (23 October 2017)

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UPDATED – Comitology Committee: Written Consultation of the Programme Committee for the specific programme implementing Horizon 2020 – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020) – Configuration ‘Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine, maritime and inland water research, and the bioeconomy’

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Vice-President Timmermans Closing Keynote Speech at the Our Ocean Summit

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UPDATED – Comitology Committee: Written Consultation of the Programme Committee for the specific programme implementing Horizon 2020 – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020) – Configuration ‘Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine, maritime and inland water research, and the bioeconomy’

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UPDATED – Comitology Committee: Written Consultation of the Programme Committee for the specific programme implementing Horizon 2020 – the Framework Programme for Research and Innovation (2014-2020) – Configuration ‘Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine, maritime and inland water research, and the bioeconomy’

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Update: Verified technologies under the ETV Pilot Programme

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Press Release: Member States to benefit from over €222 million investments for environment, nature and climate action

The European Commission has approved an investment package of €222 million from the EU budget to support Europe’s transition to more sustainable and low-carbon future under the LIFE programme for the Environment and Climate Action.

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UPDATED – Agenda: Horizon 2020 Advisory Group for Societal Challenge 5 ‘Climate Action, Environment, Resource Efficiency and Raw Materials’ (29 May 2017)

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Speech by Commissioner Bieńkowska: The Plastics Strategy as a driver for growth and innovation

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Event: Reinventing Plastics – Closing the Circle (Brussels, 26 September 2017)

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Event: European Parliament Exhibition on Biotechnology (Brussels, 25-28 September 2017)

European Biotech Week is an annual celebration of biotechnology through events and public outreach activities taking place across Europe. This year organisers expect initiatives in at least 19 European countries. The week’s highlight will take place in a state of the art expo inside the European Parliament, hosted by Slovenian MEP Franc Bogovič. The expo will feature, among other cool displays, a bio-based home and plant breeding exhibition, and a virtual reality exploration of healthcare biotechnology.

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UPDATED – Agenda: Competitiveness Council – Internal Market, Industry, Research & Space (29-30 May 2017)

The draft minutes have been revised. The agenda includes items in climate & energy, environment and digital policy.

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Event: Sustainable Innovation Forum 2017 (Bonn, Germany, 13-14 November 2017)

Building on year-round work from Climate Action and the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), this 2-day Forum convenes cross-sector participants from Government, finance, the UN, NGOs and high-level business community to create an unparalleled opportunity to bolster sustainable innovation and bring scale to the emerging green economy.

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UPDATED – Agenda: Coreper 1 Meeting (20 & 22 September 2017)

Update: the summary record is now available.

The agenda includes items related to energy & climate, environment, digital, and transport policy.

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Official Journal (C Series): Opinion of the European Committee of the Regions on the future of Cohesion Policy beyond 2020 — ‘For a strong and effective European cohesion policy beyond 2020’

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Press Release: EIT InnoEnergy: New environmentally efficient biogas purification technology: world’s first demonstration

For the first time ever, IFP Energies Nouvelles (IFPEN) and Arol Energy demonstrated a new biogas purification technology called AE-Amine. Full article…

Stakeholder Press Release: Beverage Carton Recycling on the rise in Europe

Brussels, 12 September 2017 – In 2016, the European Union recycled 47 percent of all beverage cartons placed on the market, or some 430.000 tonnes, according to the latest industry figures gathered by ACE, the Alliance for Beverage Cartons and the Environment. The combined weight of beverage cartons recycled or recovered rose to roughly 700.000 tonnes, corresponding to a total recovery rate of 76 percent. Full article…

Reply to National Parliament: Commission Decision regarding the follow-up to National Parliaments’ Opinions – reply to the Dáil/Seanad Éireann (IE) – ASAP/DOS/2017/223 final

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Recommendation from the Commission to the Council authorising the Commission to negotiate an agreement on scientific and technological cooperation between the European Community and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

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Event: BeCircular Annual Meeting 2017 (Brussels, 12 September 2017)

The Brussels-Capital Region committed to the circular economy and in March 2016 launched an ambitious programme to engage in the transition of its economy. To ensure the success of this transition, the region intends to pool efforts with other cities and regions of Europe, and work together towards the emergence of new ideas and collaboration.

This is why we have invited representatives from other European cities already very involved in the circular economy (Amsterdam, Paris, Glasgow, London and Lille), in order to view in parallel the actions taken by Brussels and other cities to transform their economies into circular systems.

With more than 350 professionals present (companies, public authorities, federations, associations, etc.), come and take part in discussions and provide solutions for the economy of tomorrow.

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Event: 3rd Stakeholder Forum of the EU Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) pilot programme (28 September 2017)

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