Annual conference in Ukraine – Circular Economy benefits for the Ukrainian industry in the context of recovery and reconstruction

The National Conference on Circular Economy in Ukraine took place online on 15 December 2022. This year’s focus was to discuss possible opportunities for the enterprise sector in the context of recovery and reconstruction and to identify potential assistance measures within the EU4Environment programme.

The conference was open to all stakeholders interested in and working on issues related to industrial development, circular economy, resource efficiency and cleaner production, and environmental protection. They were joined by representatives from the Ministry of Economy of Ukraine, the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources of Ukraine (as National Focal Points of the Action), representatives from the European Union Delegation, UNIDO and other international organizations, key national stakeholders, enterprises, organizations, associations, NGOs, financial institutions, representatives of academia and research institutes.

The event resumed the benefits of implementing a Circular Economy and Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production (RECP) within enterprises in Ukraine, present the results of the industrial waste mapping exercises conducted in two pilot regions (Davydiv and Slavuta), explain key elements related to the EU Single Market for Green Product (SMGP) initiative, and provide an overview of implementing the Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) methodology in Ukraine.

Agenda (EnglishUkrainian)

Press release (English | Ukrainian)


Keep up to date with our latest news, reports and analysis by subscribing to our monthly newsletter.