On the 7th of May, the WasteForce project will have its closing conference. Debates on current trends in waste crime and policies, presentation of the final outcomes of the project WasteForce and discussions on the legacy and the way forward will be facilitated during the day.
The conference is proud to host the following keynote speakers:
- Mr. Rolph Payet, Executive Secretary of the Basel Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions
- Mr. Rory Corcoran, Assistant Director in the Illicit Markets Sub Directorate, INTERPOL
- Ms. Claudia Korthals, Policy Officer at the European Commission, DG Justice
- Mr. Éric Figliolia, Contact point for Environmental Crime, Eurojust
There will be dedicated sessions and breaking groups focusing on the methodologies and tools developed, as well as the capacity building and networking activities implemented to support the detection, investigation and prosecution of waste crimes.
The detailed conference programme can be found on the conference website.
The conference is open for practitioners, regulators and officials working in the enforcement chain, such as environmental inspectors, customs officers, police officers, public prosecutors, judges or representatives of IGO’s working on waste crime. Please register before the deadline of 30 April 2021.
To register for the online conference, please go to the conference website, where the programme and list of speakers is also available.
The WasteForce conference has been recognized as EU Green Week 2021 partner event by the European Commission.