Events\ IRMO researcher participated at the meeting in the Council of the EU

17th May 2019, Department for Resource Economics, Environmental Protection and Regional Development Project Support Centre

IRMO researcher participated at the meeting in the Council of the EU

Bruxelles, Europa Building, Rue de la Loi 155

14 May 2019

Dr Marina Funduk participated at the informal discussion on “Circular economy in the EU: Revolution by Regulation” with Mr Jaroslaw Pietras, Director-General for Transport, Energy, Environment and Education (TREE) at the Council, on 14 May 2019 in Bruxelles. The General Secretariat of the Council of the EU has recently launched a dialogue to strengthen its cooperation with leading think tanks and organisations shaping the EU policy through expert analysis and policy debate. Ms Funduk was invited as the representative of the Institute for Development and International Relations from Zagreb, to discuss with other participants a theme relevant for future EU policy development – circular economy, with all its implications for sustainable development, climate change and decarbonisation.