Events
Past Event Gold Medal Gala May 11, 2017 06:30 PM - 09:30 PM
Gold Medal Colloquium May 11, 2017 02:00 PM - 05:00 PM — Newseum, 8th floor
Circular Economy Roundtable, Zurich Apr 26, 2017 09:30 AM - 05:30 PM
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Nominate your company for the 2018 Gold Medal!

2017 GMANominations are now being accepted for the World Environment Center’s (WEC) 2018 Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development. The Gold Medal Award is presented annually to a global company that demonstrates deep, organization-wide commitment to sustainability in its business practice and beyond.

Submissions of the 2018 WEC Gold Medal Award Nomination Form must be received by Friday, September 8, 2017. Self-nominations are welcome. WEC membership is not required as a criterion for submitting a nomination nor for receiving the award.

HP receives 2017 WEC Gold Medal Award

Stu-AidaWEC is pleased to announce that its 33rd annual Gold Medal for International Corporate Achievement in Sustainable Development was awarded to HP Inc. (HP) on Thursday, May 11, 2017, during the Gold Medal Presentation Ceremony in Washington, D.C. An independent jury selected HP’s application for corporate responsibility initiatives such as its strategic alignment with 16 of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, its supply chain responsibility and circular economy efforts, and genuine commitment to advocating on behalf of migrant workers, refugees, and underserved populations. - See more at: http://3blmedia.com/News/HP-Inc-Receive-World-Environment-Centers-2017-Gold-Medal-Award-Corporate-Sustainability

WEC Europe Holds Zurich Roundtable on Circular Economy

zurich cropOn April 26 the WEC Europe office, led by WEC Europe Director Frank Werner, held a highly successful roundtable in Zurich, Switzerland, on the circular economy. Hosted by Dow, the discussion centered upon circular economy business solutions, as well as practical recommendations for implementation of circular economy innovations. Further information can be found in the roundtable agenda and summary.