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Informal meeting of environment ministers (ENVI)

Environment Council (ENVI)

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Informal meeting of environment ministers, 14 July

The first day of the informal ministerial meeting will focus on eco-innovation, the session will be moderated by Simon Upton. The ministerial meeting will provide a forum to explore different sub-themes of the eco-innovation topic – from transparency and sustainable financing to smart cities – in the format of a breakout session. The second day of the ministerial meeting will focus on climate change in discussions on the expectations, opportunities, and potential challenges related to the promotion of the transformative vision and goals of the Paris Agreement in collaboration with non-state actors.

The session will be followed by a working lunch, reserved exclusively for the heads of delegations of EU member states and a representative of the Commission.

Photos of events can be accessed on our photos page or on our Flickr account.

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Agenda

Informal meeting of environment ministers

08.00-09.00

Arrivals, doorstep and handshake

09.00-09.10

Tour de table (photo opportunity)

09.00-10.00

Eco-Innovation – Key Enabler for Circular Economy

10.15-12.15

Breakout sessions and conclusions

  • Eco-innovations to facilitate material circularity and product durability
  • Integrated and inclusive urban planning to promote sustainable smart cities
  • Effective financing for sustainable growth

12.15-12.45

Press conference

8.30-9.20

Arrivals, doorstep and handshake

9.30-9.40

Tour de table (photo opportunity)

9.30-10.45

Opportunities and Potential Challenges Promoting the Transformative Vision and Goals of the Paris Agreement

11.15-13.00

Discussion

13.00-13.15

Family photo

15.00-15.30

Press conference

Location

Tallinn Creative Hub (Kultuurikatel)

Tallinn Creative Hub (Kultuurikatel), Põhja pst 27a, Tallinn 10415, Estonia

Media

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Contacts

Berit-Helena Lamp

Berit-Helena Lamp

Ministry of the Environment / Spokesperson

+372 53036253 +372 6262910 berit-helena.lamp@envir.ee

Annikky Lamp

Annikky Lamp

Permanent Representation of Estonia to the EU / Spokesperson (Coreper I)

+32 491921300 +32 24307089 annikky.lamp@mfa.ee

@AnnikkyLamp

Last update 15/11/2017 12:01