World Circular Economy Forum + Climate

On 15 and 16 April 2021, the Netherlands and the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra will welcome representatives of governments, international organisations, knowledge institutes, the private sector, and citizens from around the globe to digitally meet up and discuss the crucial role of a circular economy in achieving climate neutrality.


WCEF+Climate is the opportunity to join other leaders in paving the way for bold steps towards a circular economy by 2050, a necessity for climate neutrality.

Our virtual conference venue is built on the latest creativethinking on how to provide the full conference experience in a digital fashion: networking and interaction will remain a major component!

Speakers of WCEF+Climate include among others: Frans Timmermans, First Vice President of the European Commission, Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations and Chair of the UN Sustainable Development Group (UNSDG) and Frans van Houten, CEO of Royal Philips and Chair of the Platform for Accelerating the Circular Economy (PACE)

Topics include the key role of materials in climate action, steering investments towards a circular economy, plastics recycling solutions in Latin America, measuring progress, and industry innovation. But we also have a circular chef from Ghana and a circular fashion show!

Read the whole programme, and register, on our website: