Check out the new FORAM newsletter! Edition #5 Click here to download the newsletter.
FORAM 18 Pilot Event: testing the concept of a World Forum on Raw Materials 27 June 2018 – Nancy, France - Written by: Anita Stein Back to back with the World Materials Forum (WMF), the Horizon 2020 funded FORAM project has gathered stakeholders on 27 June 2018 in Nancy (France) to test the concept of [...]
Check out the new FORAM newsletter! Edition #4 Meet our stakeholders and learn more about the next FORAM 18 Pilot Event in Nancy! Click here to download the newsletter.
Check out the third FORAM newsletter and learn more about: - the last World Resources Forum 2017 - the questionnaire for stakeholders - the global mapping of existing Raw Materials initiatives - the INTRAW and FORAM project round table during the last Raw Materials Week edition Click here to download the newsletter.
Brussels, 8 November 2017 In a joint meeting at the EU Raw Materials Week the European Federation of Geologists (EFG) and the Swiss-based World Resources Forum (WRF) have initiated strong action towards more cooperation amongst stakeholders across the world on raw materials research, dialogue and communication. Being consortium leaders of respectively the Horizon 2020 INTRAW and [...]
The annual World Resources Forum WRF 2017 was held in Geneva, Switzerland on the 24th and 25th October 2017 with over 400 participants. Two years after the establishment of two historic global agreements – the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development with its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change – [...]
The new FORAM NEWSLETTER is out! Find out more about FORAM, its objectives and the way it will make a difference. IN THIS SECOND EDITION… Interview with Dr. Karen Hanghoj Interview with Prof. Victoire de Margerie Interview with Harikrishnan Tulsidas FORAM project global mapping and analysis of raw materials initiatives The FORAM project at the World [...]
Brussels, 19-20 June 2017 During the event ‘European and global extractive industries: steps towards sustainable partnership approaches and responsible mining practice’ it was concluded that major environmental and socio-economic problems require new international cooperative approaches and that there is a need for better dialogue between resource producers and consumers. The event was organized by the [...]
On 8th and 9th May, 2017, the conference ?EU-Latin America Dialogue on Raw Materials: consolidating the co-operation? was held in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It was attended by over 50 high-level delegates from Latin American countries, the European Commission, Geological Surveys, international organisations, and European projects. It was the last of a series of conferences in [...]