RFG 2018

Vancouver Convention Center 999 Canada Pl, Vancouver, Canada

FORAM 18 Pilot Event on Raw Materials

Centre Prouvé 1 place de la République, CS 60663, Nancy, France

FORAM 18 in Nancy, France The FORAM pilot event on raw materials governance marks an important deliverable and milestone of the EU-funded project that is developing a platform of international experts and stakeholders that will help to formulate recommendations on how to improve international cooperation on raw materials and investments worldwide. FORAM stands for “World […]

World Resources Forum 2019 Antwerp

Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp Koningin Astridplein 20, Antwerp, Belgium

24-27 February 2019 • Antwerp, Belgium The next edition of the World Resources Forum will take place in Antwerp (Belgium) from 24 – 27 February 2019. WRF 2019 will be organised with the Public Waste Agency of Flanders (OVAM). OVAM is the principal authority in the Flanders Region of Belgium for sustainable management of waste, […]

Stepping Up International Cooperation – EIT Raw Materials Summit

hotel radisson blu berlin Karl-Liebknecht-Strasse 3, Berlin, Germany

The project Towards a World Forum on Raw Materials (FORAM) (2016-2018) has set up a global platform of international experts and stakeholders that aims at strengthening international cooperation among G20 Member countries as well as other third countries active in the extraction, processing and recycling of mineral raw materials. The project supports the implementation of […]

World Resources Forum 2019 Geneva – Save the Date

Centre International de Conferences (CICG) Rue de Varembé 17, Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva, October 23-24, 2019. "Anchoring Natural Resources and Raw Materials Management for Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production" is the leading theme of WRF2019, to be held in Geneva, October 23-24, 2019. The format will have all elements of the successful multi-stakeholder “WRF flagship” dialogue, as developed since 2011: 2 days with a mix of plenary […]

WRF 2020 Accra – Ghana

Accra International Conference Center Castel Road, Accra, Ghana

The next WRF will take place in Accra, Ghana. Please visit our conference website (https://wrf2020.wrforum.org/) for more information. Originally scheduled for June 23-25, 2020, the conference has been rescheduled to 2021 (precise date to be announced) in a response to the coronavirus pandemic. WRF 2020 Ghana is jointly organized by the World Resources Forum and […]


Fourth Austrian Ressources Forum

On 4 and 5 March 2021, the Austrian National Resource Forum will take place for the fourth time - this time as an online event and under the theme "New start into a resource-saving future or back to the past?" The last few months have been marked economically and socially by the Corona pandemic. All […]

WRF Conference 2021, Switzerland – Ghana – online

In 2020, Ghana and Switzerland announced the first World Resources Forum to be held on African soil, which unfortunately had to be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are excited to communicate the re-launch of this initiative with an innovative format. For three days, participants from all over the world will have the opportunity […]

Close the gap while closing the loop? Global North-South relations for a fair circular economy transition

A circular economy transition in high-income countries will disrupt the international relations and trade flows of today's globalized linear economy. How can partner countries collaborate to fairly distribute opportunities for circular value creation? How can this global transition become an engine for shared prosperity? On June 23rd, 15.00 - 16.30 CEST, we'll host together with the International Resource Panel (IRP) a […]