WCEF2022: African-Nordic gathering in Oslo

07.12.2022
17:00 - 20:00
Norway
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In connection to the World Circular Economy Forum 2022, Nordic Innovation and Nordic Circular Hotspot gather stakeholders, experts and practitioners from the Circular Economy field in Oslo.

The event includes a live broadcast from our representatives in Kigali, Rwanda, with reflections and a summary of events from this year’s main program, as well as a panel discussion.

Kick-off: Bridging the Nordics and Africa through circular solutions

The gathering is a kick-off for our WCEF Accelerator Session: Bridging the Nordics and Africa through circular solutions which is broadcasted the 8 December, 13.00-15.00.

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World Circular Economy Forum

World Circular Economy Forum is a global initiative of Finland and the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra. It brings together business leaders, policymakers and experts from around the world to discuss circular roadmaps, showcase circular economy solutions and discuss how to scale the circular economy for people, businesses and planet. The purpose is to look at how companies can develop their businesses and sustain their competitiveness through circular economy solutions, and how the circular economy contributes to achieving the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

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This event is by invitation only.

Contacts

Marthe Haugland - Senior Innovation Adviser

Marthe Haugland

Senior Innovation Adviser
Marthe combines her international experience with her knowledge of business development and innovation to promote Nordic cooperation within the circular economy. She belives Nordic cooperation can drive the systemic change and give Nordic companies a competitive edge going forward.

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Hege Louise Guttormsen - Higher Executive Officer

Hege Louise Guttormsen

Higher Executive Officer
Hege began working at Nordic Innovation in January 2022 after finishing her internship there. Her focus areas include circular business models; mobility and connectivity; as well as Nordic Innovation’s Nordic Task Force for Diversity. She holds a master’s degree in international relations and has previously interned at the Norwegian Consulate General in Mumbai and Lightup Norway.

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