EU Green Week is your annual opportunity to debate and discuss European environmental policy. Organised by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Environment, this key event in the environment policy calendar attracts policymakers, leading environmentalists, stakeholders and other interested parties from across Europe and the globe.
EU Green Week 2017 will take place from 29 May to 2 June with the theme of 'Green jobs for a greener future'. The deadline for registering events is 15 April.
In addition to a high level conference in Brussels, the programme will also feature a series of partner events and actions taking place across Europe. As well as being invited to take part in person, stakeholders and the general public are encouraged to become 'virtually' involved by participating in a wide range of on-line and social media activities.
- event takes place in May-June 2017
- focus on green jobs and skills, 'working for a greener future'
- e.g. job fairs and career days; seminars, workshops and conferences; awareness raising events for children students and adults; open doors days and guided tours; training and networking events.
Covering elements such as apprenticeships, green entrepreneurships, future trends, training, new skills development and education, green enterprises and green sectors, sustainable development, environmental protection, resource efficiency, and so on.
The Partner Events will be selected from applications that need to be submitted before the deadline, which is 15 April 2017.
Any job fairs or career days that take place during the month of July will also be promoted.