1.1 Cities needs in transition to a Circular Economy

The session will focus on the needs for cities to work towards a transition to a circular economy. Which barriers are identified, and what could be possible solutions to remove them? The Urban Agenda Partnership on Circular Economy has launched 8 actions and invites participants to discuss and give feedback.

Michel Lebrun, Head of the Belgian Delegation to the European Committee of the Regions
Paola Migliorini, Team Leader, Circular Economy Action Plan, Directorate-General for Environment, European Commission
Visvaldas Varžinskas, Associate Professor, Institute of Environmental Engineering, Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania
Jay Navarro Oviedo, Founder, Just Common People
Håkon Sandven Jentoft, Coordinator, Urban Agenda Partnership on Circular Economy, City of Oslo
Tuesday, May 22, 2018 - 16:30 to 18:00