Institute for Circular and Environmental Economics Research “Ernest Lupan”
28 Noiembrie 2018 – 30 Noiembrie 2020
ROMANIA’S STRATEGY FOR THE TRANSITION TO A CIRCULAR ECONOMY (ROCES) 2020-2030
The project “ROMANIA’S STRATEGY FOR THE TRANSITION TO A CIRCULAR ECONOMY (ROCES) 2020-2030” aims to define the pillars which will support Romania’s transition to a circular economy by involving all relevant stakeholders (i.e. civil society, public administration, industry, academics, social infrastructure), and by attracting the necessary financial support. The study aims to collect all the opinions from relevant actors on the level of penetration of the circular economy in terms of regional collaboration, such that we achieve our vision of Romania being a leader in Central and South-East Europe in the circular economy.
Vice-prime minister Grațiela Leocadia Gavrilescu, the minister of environment, expressed her support for the project on December 6th, 2018, at the “Virtuous Circles Mission to Romania – Circular economy success stories”, where the project has been presented to the public for the very first time: […] “For us, the transition to a circular economy is an exceptional opportunity to achieve a zero-waste policy. We support your project and we would like to propose that you organize the National Conference on the Strategy on Circular Economy once Romania takes over the European Commission Presidency […]”.