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17th September 2021
Ever wondered where toxic chemicals are found? Watch our new video unveiling facts about toxic chemicals present in our daily life plastic products

Many of the chemicals used to produce plastic products are known to be toxic, some are recognized as  endocrine-disrupting chemicals or as persistent organic pollutants (the so-called POPs and new POPs listed under the Stockholm Convention, to which SCP/RAC is the Regional Centre for Spain).  

15th September 2021
Be ready, SwitchMed Connect 2021 is about to kick off!

Organized on 19-20 October, the flagship event of the SwitchMed programme will be hybrid this year, taking place both in Barcelona and online. The event will conclude with the ceremony of the WeMed Award, the Mediterranean Sustainability Award hosted by SCP/RAC, and one of the flagship initiatives of the UNEP/MAP Leer la noticia entera

13th September 2021
Sustainable finance: answer this survey to help us identify the barriers and enabling conditions to sustainable investments

Finance is key to achieve a transition to sustainable business models and contribute to economic, social and environmental sustainability. In that respect, SCP/RAC is launching a survey to assess the perspective of Mediterranean investors and relevant stakeholders.

3rd September 2021
Work with us: we’re looking for a Communications Officer (part time) under the project JUST2CE

SCP/RAC is welcoming JUST2CE, a new EU-funded project aiming at understanding the transition to a circular economy and its implications on the environment, economy and society. At this occasion, the centre is opening a part-time position and is looking for a communications professional with a university degree or equivalent in communication, marketing or other discipline or equivalent experience in a communication position.

In particular, the selected candidate will be expected to:

3rd September 2021
SCP/RAC is seeking a Project Manager to coordinate the EU-funded STAND Up! project

SCP/RAC is looking for a project manager (in lieu of maternity leave) to be responsible of the correct implementation of the EU-funded STAND Up! project (Sustainable Textile Action for Networking and Development of circular economy business ventures in the Mediterranean) which objective is to enhance scalable, replicable and inclusive circular economy ventures in the Mediterranean by developing an ecosystem of business support, innovation, and technology transfer that will lead to sustainable job creation for youth and women.

The selected candidate will be expected to:

Sant Pau Recinte Modernista. Pavelló de Nostra Senyora de la Mercè Carrer de Sant Antoni Maria Claret, 167. 08025 Barcelona, Catalunya (Spain)