Category: DG Environment

PRACSIS stirs the debate at DG Environment chemicals workshop

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This November, PRACSIS delivered another DG Environment workshop on
and their impact on health.

Just as the highly interactive event on REACH implementation that PRACSIS organised earlier, this workshop put all attention on the ideas, remarks and comments coming from experts and the audience. Read More…

Pracsis pivots to Asia

pracsis-seoulPracsis was in Seoul, South Korea last month for the latest edition of the Forum on Eco-Innovation, a biannual event that the company has organized for the European Commission since 2007. This was the second time that the forum was held outside the EU—the first was in Hanoi, Vietnam in 2013. Read More…

Seoul mates

seoul-matesBusiness representatives from the EU, South Korea and other countries met in October 2015 at a business-to-business matchmaking event organized by Pracsis in Seoul. The event, organised as part of the 19th Eco-innovation Forum, was held at the Korea Eco-Expo. Participants were from companies and organizations that produce, install or market green products and materials. Read More…

PRACSIS wins secretariat for European Green Capital Award and European Green Leaf

logo-egcPRACSIS continues its longstanding cooperation with European Commission’s DG Environment as a contractor of the prestigious European Green Capital Award and European Green Leaf. Under the contract, worth EUR 2,8 million, PRACSIS will deliver full secretariat and public relations services. Read More…

PRACSIS events feature prominently at the 13th European Week of Regions and Cities

newsThe 13th European Week of Regions and Cities drew 6000 visitors interested in regional and urban development to Brussels. PRACSIS was present, organising two key workshops for the European Commission’s Executive Agency for SMEs (EASME). Read More…

Environmental labelling, information and management schemes are central to the circular economy

_EcoAP DAY I_3Eco-innovation, as well as environmental labels, information and management schemes are essential to get Europe on the path to a circular economy. This was the primary conclusion of the 18th European Forum on Eco-innovation held in Barcelona, on 20-21 May. Read More…

Our health, our wealth. Green Week 2015 to reconcile environment and economic growth.

green-week2015As DG Environment’s main events service contractor, PRACSIS is in charge of organising the Green Week 2015, the biggest annual conference on European environment policy in the EU. Professional environmentalists are invited to attend at the Egg Conference Centre, Brussels, from 3 to 5 June. Read More…

Next Stop Barcelona!

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Registration is open for the next European Forum on Eco-innovation, DG Environment’s leading event for the promotion and market development of green technologies. The Catalan capital will host the 18th edition of the forum, focusing on the benefits of environmental labelling, management and information schemes for the competitiveness of European businesses. Read More…

Bristol is Europe’s Green Capital 2015

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On 8 December 2014, PRACSIS organised the European Green Capital Award Handover Ceremony in Copenhagen.  Denmark’s capital had been holding the prestigious Green Capital title for a year for its commitment to be carbon-neutral by 2025 and specific initiatives such as the North Harbour project, the Green Laboratory for eco-technologies and its role as a clean transport pioneer, with an impressive 35 % of citizens cycling to their workplace or school. Read More…

EU Commissioner for Environment Karmenu Vella stars at Eco-innovation Forum in Lyon

Karmelu VellaThe 17th European Forum on Eco-innovation explored the dynamics of green jobs creation. More than 150 experts debated the potential of circular economy to drive businesses’ competitiveness and create employment. Read More…

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