21.12.2011, 9.00-17.30: European Leaders, Champions and Front Runners of Sustainability Preparing Rio + 20, Brussels, Belgium
Dec 15th, 2011 |
The conference “European Sustainability Leaders, Champions and Front Runners Preparing Rio+20 – Sharing Natural, Financial and Knowledge-based Resources Towards New Progress for Humankind and Innovation Opportunities” to be held on the 21st December 2011, from 9 am till 5.30 pm, will take place at the European Economic and Social Committee, Jacques Delors Building, Rue Belliard 99, 1040 Brussels.
This conference plans to address how leaders1, front runners and champions of the green economy and sustainability agenda can get organized, thanks to friendly cooperation and networking. Its aim is to enable more ‘efficient’ collaboration and ‘scale up’ successful partnership initiatives in Europe and in the world to share natural, financial and knowledge-based resources with a view to move towards greater security, prosperity and well-being.
The focus will be on how to reinforce the ‘web of solidarity and social innovation’ now in place, and to address actions launched by public and private economic actors, from Investors and Companies to Cities, Civil Society groups and households. In particular this conference will aim to look at where there are opportunities to accelerate systemic and technological change through innovative thinking and paradigm shifts.
To consult the agenda of the conference, please click here.
To register, please fill in the online registration form.
For more information, please consult the European Partners for the Environment (EPE) website.