Events

Sustainability in Packaging Europe 2018

29 October 2018 - Barcelona, Spain

This event offers a 360º perspective on the key challenges the packaging supply chain is faced with and possible solutions so it can evolve towards a more circular economy. Philippe Puydarrieux, IUCN's Lead Natural Resource Economist, is contributing with other experts on the design and development of a footprint calculator using LCA, Input-Output Analysis and hybrid methods to help industry meet these challenges. Philippe is also a co-author of 'Plastic footprint: state of the art and ways forward', a review of existing and developing footprint methodologies and LCAs for plastics that will be published by IUCN in January 2019. In Barcelona, Philippe will speak about this upcoming publication and 'How to bring plastic into a more efficient circular economy system'.  

Events website: https://www.sustainability-in-packaging.com/event-agenda/2018-agenda

National Stakeholder Consultation and Theory of Change Workshop

05 September 2018 - Maputo, Kenya

Advance project strategies and action at the national level were discussed, as well as ensuring how to achieve clarity on MARPLASTICCs deliverables for better engagement with national stakeholders and ensuring good alignment with existing and emerging initiatives.

National Stakeholder Consultation and Theory of Change Workshop

03 September 2018 - Nairobi, Kenya

Advance project strategies and action at the national level were discussed, as well as ensuring how to achieve clarity on MARPLASTICCs deliverables for better engagement with national stakeholders and ensuring good alignment with existing and emerging initiatives.

World Water Week

29 August 2018 - Stockholm

Learn more about MARPLASTICCs and the needed life cycle approach to fight plastic pollution at World Water Week (26-31 August) during the afternoon session "The source-to-sea balancing act - development needs and ecosystem preservation. In this 2018 edition, the World Water Week will focus on "Water, ecosystems and human development. The scientific, business, policy and civic communities from a range of sectors and countries gather to foster new thinking and positive action toward water-related challenges and their impact on the world's environment, health, climate, economic and poverty reduction.

Events website: http://www.worldwaterweek.org/