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Building an enabling environment for circular businesses

Monday 3 June at 16.30-18.00


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The session will examine and share stories of early successes in the transition to circularity of businesses that have been helped by fair and enabling environments and it will continue by exploring the options and lessons for scaling up such conditions at the global level.

16.30 Introduction to the session
Ligia Noronha, Director, Economy Division, UN Environment
Setting the context: Panel discussion​

Albina Ruiz, Vice Minister of the Environment of Peru
Jaana Tuominen, CEO, Fiskars​
Zeenat Niazi, Vice President, Development Alternatives​
Olli Rehn, Governor, Bank of Finland​
Peter Bakker, President, World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Janez Potočnik, Co-Chair, International Resource Panel​
Jocelyn Blériot, Executive Officer, Ellen MacArthur Foundation
Conclusions and key messages from the session​
18.00 Session ends


Peter Woodward and Ligia Noronha, Director, Economy Division, UN Environment


UN Environment


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