The shift to a circular economy can only be achieved with the participation of enterprises whose core business it’s not only focused into economic aspects, but is also oriented to environmental and social aspects. At the same time, the circular economy would benefit social and green enterprises since it would bring different stakeholders together to reach the common goal of a green economy.
The Ministry of Land Planning and Environment of Algeria has issued a call for tenders for the Treatment and containment of vases Mercury (ENOF Azzaba).
The opening of tenders will be on August 26th.
In the framework of the review of the Mediterranean Strategy for Sustainable Development (MSSD Review), Plan Bleu is looking for a senior sustainable development expert and 6 thematic experts, among which a thematic expert on Green Economy and Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP).
The EC funded SWITCH-Med Programme, represented by a SCP/RAC team, is partnering as Symposium supporter with SEED Africa, a unique platform for businesses, policy makers, civil society and support institutions to share their knowledge and experience, explore partnerships, and develop solutions to stimulate the growth of social and green entrepreneurship in Africa.
On the 1st and 7th July, 2014, SCP/RAC attended to the Open Design/Shared Creativity Conference (ODSC) and the Fab Symposium both held in Barcelona (Spain), allowing it to explore the potential of digital technologies in the design and productive sectors.