Press release in French.
On 10 December 2019, BSI, FESI – and WWF Germany are organising a joint policy event in Brussels, where first results of the TextileMission project will be presented by its partner organisations. The event also aims to stimulate further European wide research, in order to initiate additional EU project funding for the synthetic related microplastic problem.
New emissions, monitoring and efficiency standards will help national authorities to lower the environmental impact of the food, drink and milk (FDM) sector in the EU, which represents around 290 000 companies and more than 4 million jobs.
This report provides an analysis of potential areas for public support at EU level to EU SMEs from the construction industry in their efforts to internationalise their activities beyond the limits of the EU
The Commission is inviting stakeholders to join a discussion on the establishment of the Built4People partnership; a research & innovation partnership on ‘people-centric sustainable built environment’. It will provide a cross-cluster structure, bringing together public and private sectors to create research and innovation pathways based on a holistic view of the built environment for sustainability and better living. The Built4People partnership will be implemented under the Horizon Europe programme (2021-2027).
On 22 November, participants in the 17th regional seminar of ACP-EU economic and social interest groups adopted a declaration highlighting the potential of the blue economy as a key factor for development in many eastern and southern African countries.