The States General of the Green Economy are promoted by the italian National Council of the Green Economy, made up of 66 business organisations that represent the green economy in Italy, in collaboration with the Italian Ministry of Environment and the Ministry of Economic Development.
The sixth edition will be held on the 7th and 8th November 2017 during the event Ecomondo, Rimini (Italy)
The live streaming will be available thanks to WEECNETWORK on the site on General States, on italia.weecnetwork.org and – in english – on weecnetwork.org
On November 7, at 10.30 am, will be presented the 3rd Green Report on Green Economy 2017 and the Green Economy transition program, during the Plenary Session. Therefore, the General States 2017 will be the place for a direct confrontation between the National Council of Green Economy, which has drafted theplatform and the various political forces, in view of the upcoming elections.
On the 7th November during the afternoon there will be the thematic analysis, with 5 parallel sessions focused on:
– The Green Cities network in Italy
– The future of the Paris Agreement and national energy policies
– Circular Economy: Implementation and Implementation of the European Waste Directives
– Future mobility: less, electric, green and shared
– Green economy and industrial policies
On November 8 (9.30am) there will be the final plenary session “Europe, China and the US: the future of Green Economy in the new world equilibrium”. There will be compared current and future scenarios of green growth in the international context. It will start from how global political and economic scenarios have changed dramatically with respect to the Paris Accord, which has defined global goals and commitments to tackle climate change, to discuss future scenarios.
What are the governments doing and what is the role and weight of big companies? A talk between international companies, institutional representatives from Europe, China and the USA, and world-class green economy experts.