The annual European Week of Regions and Cities (EWRC) will take place on 08-11 October in Brussels and will include a wide range of conferences and workshops to showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European Union cohesion policy, and prove the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance.

RETRACE will take part on the afternoon the policy matchmaking session "Circular economy and Corporate Social Responsibility", taking place on 9th October 16.00-17.00 at SQUARE Convention Centre – Agora, Cluster 1 – orange (‘Territorial Development).

The topic of the session was proposed by the French PACA region which will be represented by Mr. Gerhard Wolf. The session will offer the occasion to hear how the regional action plans of RETRACE are influencing Corporate Social Responsibility in Piedmont and also How through Circular Economy Policy making is boosting an exchange of experiences coming from different areas of Europe on CSR.