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Procuring change: Navigating the circular economy through a strategic and social lens

Public and private buyers play a pivotal role in promoting circular practices. The European Commission aims to mandate green procurement criteria in sectoral legislation, fostering circularity. Circular procurement, reported in the CSRD, aids private firms in achieving sustainability goals. Overcoming behavioural challenges is key. This session explores cases where authorities and companies successfully adopted social and circular procurement.

This accelerator session is fully booked, so registration is no longer possible. You can follow the livestream on the organiser’s event page.

Organisers: Belgian Presidency of the European Council including Federal government of Belgium, Circular Flanders, Walloon Region and Brussels Region

For more information, please contact Veerle Labeeuw, Facilitator for circular economy, Circular Flanders,