The 2019 Forum will consider the theme, 'Closing Loops: Transitions at Work', with a focus on the circular economy, cities and regions as laboratories for circular change.
WRF 2019 will be organized with the Public Waste Agency of Flanders (OVAM). OVAM is the principal authority in the Flanders Region of Belgium for sustainable management of waste, materials and soils. The conference will be organized in close cooperation with international partners such as UN Environment and the European Commission, and with local partners such as the City of Antwerp, local authorities, environmental companies, sector federations, civil society and universities and knowledge institutions from the Flanders region.
dates: 24-27 February 2019
location: Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium