Interreg MED Green Growth community Thematic Working Groups workshop

CAMARG partners participated in the Interreg MED Green Growth community Thematic Working Groups workshop event in Thessaloniki, Greece on 6th March 2019

Representatives of County Development Agency of Osijek-Baranja County participated at these transnational Interreg MED Green Growth community Thematic Working Groups event. This event has analysed the state of Circular Economy respectively state of the art of the objectives and outcomes; collaboration with Union for the Mediterranean; potential contributions of the TWGs to EU circular economy developments and collaboration with relevant projects as well as presentation of the 1st draft of the MED Green Growth white papers. Therefore at the meeting all participants could choose several Thematic Working Groups parallel sessions (Production and Consumption: Resource efficiency; Production and Consumption: Smart and Green Public Services; Waste prevention & management and Competitiveness and innovation).

The conclusions of the meeting are as follows:

For legal recommendations: The expert will prepare a new template with open questions for the MPs.

White papers: Feedback from the workshop.

Policy recommendations: MED GREENHOUSES: A consultation has already taken place organized by the region of PACA and a policy recommendation was drafted to be forwarded at regional level. The recommendation was to separate the financial strategy of national and regional strategy.