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A Slovak Environment Ministry flagship event in September in the framework of the Slovak Presidency

In the framework of the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU, the Slovak Ministry of the Environment is organising an international conference on 'T2gE – Transition to the Green Economy'. The flagship event takes place on 6 and 7 September at the Hotel Saffron in Bratislava.

6 September 2016 - 7 September 2016

With this event the Ministry hopes to attract the attention of experts, politicians, senior EU officials, international organisations, universities, the business sector and civil society and create an area for informed discussion of the key questions on the transition to a green economy. A part of the conference will devote time to presenting examples of innovative solutions and approaches from Slovakia and EU countries.

The Slovak Presidency will present the outcomes of the event at a meeting of the environment ministers of OECD member countries in Paris and at a meeting of the Environment Council.

Online registration for the conference is open until 31 August 2016. The form, along with registration information, can be found at

Information about the conference is published on the website:

The programme is sponsored by the Ministry of the Environment of the Slovak Republic; the organisation of the conference is sponsored by the Slovak Environment Agency in partnership with PEDAL Consulting, s.r.o. and Motion zone, s.r.o. The programme is being prepared in close cooperation with the European Commission, the European Environment Agency and the OECD.


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