Circular and Fair Business Models: Circular Economy opportunities and blindspots

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2 December 2020 (10:00 to 11:30 CET)

What can I expect from this event?

In the context of the implementation of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, the European Green Deal and EC Circular Economy Action Plan, Junior Enterprise Europe (JEE), the EU Chapter of the Club of Rome (CoR-EU), the European Environmental Bureau (EEB) and the Fair Trade Advocacy Office (FTAO) are organising an online event on the opportunities of circular economy, its possible blindspots, and explore how best to promote the proliferation of business models in the EU that are both circular and fair. This event builds on a report prepared by Circle Economy on behalf of FTAO and the EEB which will be published online during the event.

On the agenda:

Anders Wijkman, Club of Rome EU Chapter: Circular Economy, key concepts.

Natalia Papu Carrone, Circle Economy: Environmental and social blindspots of circular business models.

Tatiana Guedes, Junior Enterprise Europe: How can we encourage young entrepreneurs to set up circular and fair business models across the EU?

Jean Pierre Schweitzer, European Environmental Bureau: What can the EU do?

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