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EU Green Week 2017: Green jobs for a better future

Wednesday, April 05 , 2017 1211

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EU Green Week is the EU 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'. It will focus on how EU environmental policies are creating green jobs and contributing to economic, sustainable and socially responsible growth in the EU. It will also highlight the demand for new types of green skills in many professional sectors.

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.

 

UEF supports this EU Green week event, specially the Forest Green Jobs programme.

Please, for more information use this link to go directly to the EU commission website:

http://www.eugreenweek.eu/

 

UEF will also organize its annual Round Table Meeting in June in Brussels about this topic.

Please, go to our "Event" section on our website or use this link: http://european-foresters.eu/event/187

 

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