A series of three trainings became the logical continuation of the online information event as of October 20, 2022 (“Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) and its benefits for manufacturing enterprises”). The trainings were united not only by the generalized title “Deep dive into PEF”, but also by the core topic – all of them were focused on studying the methodologies of product environmental footprint assessment and product life cycle analysis. Each three-hour training had its own title and covered a certain amount of quite complex and somewhat new material for Ukrainian specialists. All trainings were held online on the Zoom platform....
The RECP Centre announces a call for small and medium-sized enterprises to participate in the pilot Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) assessment within the framework of the EU-funded EU4Environment Programme.
The enterpises participating in the pilot project will be able to:
– Open the way to EU markets;
– Find out opportunities to reduce the product environmental footprint;
– Test PEF methodology at their enterprises;
– Apply international expertise;
– Improve their own supply chain and use of resources;
If you want to acquire new knowledge on assessing the environmental impact of products and improve your professional skills, we invite you to participate in the pilot Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) assessment within the framework of the EU-funded EU4Environment Programme.
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With the support of UNIDO and the European Union (EU), Ukraine is making progress on the path towards industrial recovery, making it a green, resilient, and sustainable one.
Initiated with an online event (20 October 2022) on the Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) methodology and its benefits for manufacturing enterprises, the conversation on green and sustainable production has quickly gained traction among Ukrainian manufacturers and producers. This is because now, more than ever, green initiatives and sound methodologies are needed to enable enterprises to effectively improve the sustainability of their supply chain and production processes....
Russia’s aggressive full-scale war against Ukraine this year, like the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, shocked Ukrainian business and the entire civilized world, too. Locally, the war has already been going on in Ukraine since 2014 in the East, where all heavy Ukrainian industry is concentrated. Starting from February 24, 2022, manufacturing enterprises have again suffered and faced a number of challenges, among which the most difficult is relocation from the sites of hostilities to the West of Ukraine.
Similar to 2020, the RECP Centre did not stay away from the national problem and became concerned about the state of entrepreneurship in war conditions. In July, a survey of large, medium and small enterprises was initiated to investigate the real situation and the needs of those companies. Based on the...
On 20 October 2022, between 14:00-17:00, stakeholders interested in or working on green economy, circular economy, resource efficient and cleaner production (RECP), and environmental protection are invited to an online event about the introduction of the Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) under the European Union’s Single Market for Green Product (SMGP) initiative.
The target audience consists of representatives from organizations, industrial enterprises, local and national authorities and agencies, business associations, NGOs and other stakeholders. The event is also open to the general public and will be conducted in English and Ukrainian (with simultaneous interpretation).
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The Fourth EU4Environment Regional Assembly gathered in Paris on 22 and 23 September 2022. The event was held in a hybrid format, so live communication took place in the International Energy Agency, and those who could not come in person joined the event via Zoom.
The main objectives of this event were to:
– take stock of the Programme implementation and showcase the main achievements;
– review the updated country specific and regional work plans for 2022-23;
In July this year, the Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production Centre has become a Knowledge Partner for the Green Industry Platform and a member of the GREEN GROWTH Knowledge Partnership (GGKP), a global community of organisations and experts committed to collaboratively generating, managing and sharing green growth knowledge and data to mobilise a sustainable future.
We invite you to use the I-GO Assistant – a free-of-charge resource efficiency self-assessment and navigation tool designed specifically for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) active in any sector or country.
The I-GO Assistant – developed by the Green Industry Platform – has been launched to offer small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with simplified access to tailored resource efficiency knowledge and support services most relevant to their size, sector of activity and location.
The I-GO Assistant offers numerous advantages to SMEs, namely:
– A resource efficiency score based on a rapid self-assessment to determine your progress to date in terms of...
We’d like you to join the All-Ukrainian survey for manufacturers that is committed to find out business activity intensity during the war in Ukraine. It was developed by the RECP Centre.
The survey focuses on disclosing the real status quo and the needs of industrial enterprises in Ukraine. It consists of 24 questions and you will need only 5-8 minutes to respond.
The results will be then collected and analyzed, and the solutions to support businesses to recover activities, improve economic and environmental performance will be elaborated.
Each respondent may get the survey results in the form of an analytical report developed by the of the RECP Centre’s experts.