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January 2021

How can subnational regions drive circular labour markets?

19 January 2021, 14:00 - 15:30

This webinar will explore the role subnational regions can play in driving labour market development in the circular economy.

Taking inspiration from recent research by Circle Economy, Zero Waste Scotland and HIVA, this webinar will provide regions with insights for advancing their work on the circular economy through the lens of employment.

Check out the event website for more background information and to register.

The webinar is organized by Circle Economy, Zero Waste Scotland, HIVA and ICLEI Local Governments for Sustainability.


  • Welcome: Circle Economy
  • Opening: What unique role can subnational regions play in setting the circular economy agenda? Burcu Tuncer, Head of Circular Development & Global Coordinator, ICLEI
  • Presentation 1: How can regional approaches ensure a just transition to the circular economy? Kris Bachus, Research Manager, HIVA
  • Presentation 2: How can regions provide the skills needed for the circular economy? Fiona Craig, Education and Skills Manager, Zero Waste Scotland
  • Panel discussion and Q&A with Katrijn Siebens from Circular Flanders, Etienne Angers from Recyc Quebec, and more.
  • Closing