The role of countries in bridging the climate and circularity gaponline | 12th of November 2020
Countries are critical facilitators in the transition towards a circular economy. But hów can they improve the state of circularity for their regions? Holland Circular Hotspot and Circle Economy organise a webinar to highlights the practical and actionable lessons learnt from the Circularity Gap Reports of Austria, Norway, Canada and the Netherlands and explores how circular economy solutions might bridge the emissions gap.
Metrics and measurement for nations’ circularity: the crucial piece to finish the circular economy puzzle
This webinar is an official Sitra WCEFonline.
In this webinar we will address:
- The importance of the circular economy and its power to address global challenges like climate change and economic resilience.
- Measuring the circular economy: The Global Circularity indicator on the global and national level
- The role of individual countries and where they should start on their journey to circularity
- You will hear from the world’s first countries that have executed a national Circularity Gap Report, what it brought them, the challenges they faced and the next steps.
Freek van Eijk – CEO, Holland Circular Hotspot
Matthew Fraser – Lead Circularity Gap Reporting Initiative, Circle Economy
Caspar von Daniels – Researcher, Circle Economy
Etienne Angers – Industrial Development Officer, RECYC-QUÉBEC
Alexander F. Christiansen – Project Manager, Circular Norway
Sean O’Malley – Head of Research at Planet Ark, Australia