Sustainability

ECCP News

Cluster supports innovative Lithuanian food manufacturers

Lithuania’s National Food Cluster (NAMŪK) participates in the InoLink project, which is implemented by the Agency for Science, Innovation and Technology (MITA) together with the Lithuanian Innovation Center. The project aims to promote merging companies into clusters, increasing the maturity of...
ECCP News

Commission sets course for an open, sustainable and assertive EU trade policy

The European Commission has set out its trade strategy for the coming years. Reflecting on the concept of open strategic autonomy, it builds on the EU's openness to contribute to the economic recovery through support for the green and digital transformations, as well as renewed focus on...
ECCP News

Japan’s Green Growth Strategy supports 2050 carbon neutrality

On 25 December Japan launched its Green Growth Strategy which aims to support the 2050 carbon neutrality target. The full document is only available in Japanese, but the EU-Japan Cooperation for Climate has published an English summary of the main elements for a European audience (including...
ECCP News

Supporting ECCP clusters to go green

The European Cluster Collaboration Platform will launch in 2021 the new ''Towards Green Transition'' Facility to enable ECCP clusters to promote green transition skills amongst their members through technical advisory support by resource efficiency advisors. In this Facility, selected clusters will...
Community News

REC-N-COMP on Techtextil Frankfurt

Two partners of REC-N-COMP, NTT and Techtera, exhibited on Techtextil Frankfurt from June 21 to June 24, 2022. Techtextil is the most important trade fair for the market of technical textiles. After being postponed because of the pandemic, the show welcomed again 2300 exhibitors and 63000 visitors...
Community News

Financing for industrial hemp innovators in Horizon Europe and CBE-JU

The Circular Bio-based Europe Joint Undertaking (CBE JU) is a €2 billion partnership between the European Union and the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) that funds projects advancing competitive circular bio-based industries in Europe. The partnership is building on the success of its...
Community News

Bulgarian Fashion association part of a new cluster alliance promoting green and digital transition for the fashion industry

CLOTH project - CLuster Alliance fOr the Transition to green and digital fasHion - is the newest european alliance within the Fashion sector, aiming to create a favorable ecosystem of relevant stakeholders, from a cross-sectoral perspective, that lead to a greener, smarter and more competitive and...
Community News

Sustainable food systems: towards a joint Asia-Europe strategy for the internationalisation of agri-food SMEs

In February 2022, the partners of the Global Foodture project have organised two workshops with stakeholders and network partners with the goal of establishing a joint strategy for the international development of agri-food SMEs in Asia and Europe. Global Foodture is a project whose goal is to boost...
Community News

Inka Palet develops a sustainable solution for the point of sale hand in hand with the Packaging Cluster

Eco Plastic Pallet is a recycled mixed pallet created from material recovered from light post-consumer packaging The solution is in line with the logistics of the future of promoting reuse and functionality Inka Palet, manufacturer of pallets and containers, has developed a sustainable solution for...
Community News

The FASCINATE Final Conference has sucessfully showcased the project results and future steps

On February the 3rd, the whole FASCINATE consortia celebrated its Final Conference, the last public event of the project, to share with all the identified stakeholders the activities conducted during the last 18 months, and also to share the results outlined within an ambitious Internationalization...
Community News

5 keys to promote talent in the company

The work model in which we are immersed is rebuilt as society acquires new habits and the adaptation process speeds up or slows down depending on the profile of each professional and their proactivity in the face of transformations. A clear example that we have all seen recently is the case of...
Community News

The energy and the packaging sector came together on October 1 in a virtual seminar to share different business models in which sustainability becomes the protagonist

The energy and the packaging sector came together on October 1 in a virtual seminar to share different business models in which sustainability becomes the protagonist Joaquim Daura, of Schneider Electric, Oriol Aran, of Quadpack and Elodie Portier, of Duni Group, explained together with Sònia Ruiz...