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After two years of intensive research, productive stakeholder dialogue and genuine collaboration between diverse groups of professionals, the Countering WEEE Illegal Trade (CWIT) project has come to an end. Please click here to read the CWIT newsletter final edition on the project’s results.
The CWIT final conference took place in Lyon on 25 & 26 June. We are grateful to our moderators, speakers, panelists, and attendees for an excellent discussion and contribution to our final results. The full results and detailed recommendations will be available on this website at the conclusion of the project in August 2015. You […]
Thank you to all those who have registered to attend the CWIT final conference in Lyon on 25-26 June. Registration is now closed as we have reached our full capacity for the conference. The results and recommendations stemming from the CWIT project will be made available on this website only at the completion of the project at […]
During the 2015 meetings of the conferences of the parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm conventions, more than 35 side events will be held during lunch breaks and in the evenings on major issues covered under the conventions. From 7 to 9 May 2015, specific events related to the Science Fair will also be […]
Read our 4th edition of the CWIT Newsletter 4 here! In this edition we invite you to visit our LibraWEEE, an inventory of worldwide waste/WEEE related research, studies and initiatives that focus on understanding the dynamics of the WEEE industry, illegal flows of WEEE, and also the actors concerned with the fight against organised crime. Please feel […]
We are pleased to invite you to the final Conference of the Countering WEEE Illegal Trade Project (CWIT), which will take place on 25 and 26 June in Lyon (France) at the INTERPOL Headquarters. Conference admission is free of charge and we very much hope that you are interested to participate. As places are limited, […]
On the 10th of December INTERPOL’s CWIT project participants, Therese Shryane and Susan Van Den Brink attended a workshop on Environmental Inspections and Compliance organized by the European Commission and IMPEL in Rome. The workshop was about a possible initiative as a follow-up to the policy-deliberations captured by the 7th EAP (Environmental Action Programme) which […]
Read our third edition of the CWIT Newsletter 3 here! In this edition we bring you details of our recent mid-term workshop held in Lyon in October 2014 together with details of upcoming events involving CWIT partners. We ask for your help in providing information to analyse WEEE flows and activities at collection points.
The EU Forum of Judges for the Environment (EUFJE) has launched an updated website: http://www.eufje.org/. The objective of the Forum is to promote the enforcement of national, European and international environmental law in a perspective of sustainable development. The aim of the Forum is in particular to exchange experiences in the area of training of […]