Response to the Public consultation on integration of long-term unemployed into the labour market

Response to the Public consultation on integration of long-term unemployed into the labour market

RREUSE welcomes the European Commission’s interest in following up on the evolution of long-term unemployment in the EU through a public consultation. RREUSE is a network representing social enterprises in the field of re-use, repair and recycling and our members are key actors when it comes to employing disadvantaged people distanced from the labour market, which includes long-term unemployed persons. RREUSE took the consultation as an opportunity to present two […]

Response to Public Consultation on the Evaluation of the 7th Environment Action Programme

Response to Public Consultation on the Evaluation of the 7th Environment Action Programme

The 7th Environment Action Programme is the long term overarching strategy of the EU and its Member States in the field of environment and climate change. It covers a seven-year time frame (between 2014 and 2020) and is the first to set a long-term vision for policy-making in the field, until 2050. RREUSE welcomed the opportunity to comment on the implementation of the 7th Environment Action Programme which has had […]

Response to Public Consultation on EU Certification for Waste Treatment Facilities

Response to Public Consultation on EU Certification for Waste Treatment Facilities

The lack of control and transparency concerning the end destination of waste shipped within and outside of the OECD has resulted in a large number of illegal exports of waste. Moreover, this waste can end up in countries which may not have the appropriate capacity to treat the materials or simply are unable to do so if the waste is mixed and contaminated with non-recyclables. This is a definite cause […]

Public Consultation on the Review of European Waste Management Targets

Public Consultation on the Review of European Waste Management Targets

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