EU Green Week 2021 - Circular procurement as a way to address pollution: experiences from ProCirc | 18 May 2021

Event duration: 1,5 hours
Venue: Online seminar

On the 18th of May 2021 (14:00 - 15:30 CET) this partner event of the EU Green Week 2021, will dive into the world of circular procurement and will focus on sharing knowledge, expertise and lessons learned. After joining this ProCirc seminar procurers, policymakers and other stakeholders have answers to the following questions: How does the current framework support the development of circular procurement (from legal, policy and practice perspectives)? What are the environmental and financial benefits of circular procurement? How do you measure circular procurement and how do you convince your organization to start with it?


Time Focus
14:00                Introductive words on circular procurement and presentation of ProCirc (Philippe Micheaux Naudet, ACR+)
14:10 The EU framework and tools for circular procurement (Enrico Degiorgis, European Commission)
14:20     ProCirc tools to help procurers in their transition towards circular practices (Melody Van den Acker, Circular Flanders)
14:30 C-PRONE: a long-term framework for the circular procurement community (Joan Prummel, Rijkswaterstaat)
14:40 Panel discussion on challenges and opportunities for circular procurement, based on ProCirc partners’ experiences (with representatives from Rijkswaterstaat, Circular Flanders, Zero Waste Scotland, City of Malmö and Norwegian Agency for Public and Financial Management)
15:10 Q&A session with the audience
15:25  Conclusions & key messages to take home (Philippe Micheaux Naudet, ACR+)
















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