This year, the European Green Week is entirely devoted to the imminent Zero Pollution Action Plan. VLEVA also organises another partner event and focuses on the water aspect within the action plan. A speaker from DG ENV (TBC) will introduce the plan, followed by 3 short pitches from Vlakwa, Vliz and VMM. There is also room for questions.
10.00: Welcome, Celeste Wezenbeek, liaisonofficer energie, klimaat en milieu (VLEVA)
10.05: Keynote, DG ENV (TBC)
10.25: Q&A keynote
10.30: The zero pollution action plan: first diving under the iceberg, Dirk Halet (Strategic Coordinator Vlakwa)
10.45: Marine Litter in Belgium – From knowledge gaps to collaborative innovation, Gert Everaert, Lisa Devriese, (VLIZ)
11.00: The EU Action Plan for Zero Pollution: What’s in it for water policy (makers)’ Bernard De Potter (Administrateur-generaal, VMM)
11.15: Q&A Pitches
11.30: Closing, Celeste Wezenbeek, liaisonofficer energie, klimaat en milieu - VLEVA
Registration is possible here.