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Seminar "Green and Resource Efficient Business: Challenges and Practices"

Seminar "Green and Resource Efficient Business: Challenges and Practices" took place on  February 28, 2019, IBB Conference Center  (11 Gazety “Pravda” Avenue, Minsk, Belarus).

The seminar was organized by the IPM Business School in partnership with the IPM Research Center and BEROC Research Center under the support of the British Embassy in Minsk.


Registration and welcoming coffee (9.00–10.00)

Official opening (10.00–10.20)

Ms. Lisa Thumwood, Chargè d’Affaires a.i. of the UK to Belarus

Dzmitry Matusevich, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Belarus

Pavel Daneyko, IPM CEO

Resource efficient and cleaner production (10.20–12.00)

Moderator: Dr. Irina Tochitskaya, Academic Director, IPM Research Center

Circular Economy, Resource Efficient and Cleaner Production

Tatiana Chernyavskaya, International Project Coordinator, Industrial Resource Efficiency Division Department of Environment, UNIDO

British Standard for the Circular Economy

Christina Allen, Lead Programme Manager – Sustainability, British Standard Institution

Circular Economy, Life Cycle Design and the Problem of “Green Growth”

Chris Butters, Researcher, Center for Development and the Environment, University of Oslo

Coffee break (12.00–12.30)

Transition to Green Economy in Belarus (12.30–14.00)

Moderator: Dr. Peter Sachek, UNDP, expert at the Green Economy project, BEROC

Waste and secondary resource management

Ekaterina Botyan, Нead of Waste Management Department, Research Center “Ecology” (Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection)

Improving resource efficiency and minimization of waste at Belarusian enterprises

Dr. Sergei Dorozhko, Professor of the Institute of Business of the Belarusian State University

Sources of Financing of Green and Circular Projects

Dr. Nadezhda Batova, Head of the Sector of Ecology of the NASB Institute of Economics, Expert at the Green Economy project, BEROC

More photos are available on the Facebook page of the IPM Research Center.


Viktoria Smalenskaya, coordinator- smalenskaya@research.by

Pavel Berasneu, communication manager - berasneu@research.by