Green jobs for a greener future
As part of the EU Green Week, the Regional Office of the Pomerania Region organised a conference in Brussels attended by, amongst others, representatives of the Regional Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management in Gdańsk (Wojewódzki Fundusz Ochrony Środowiska i Gospodarki Wodnej w Gdańsku), Association of Pomerania Landscape Parks (Pomorski Zespół Parków Krajobrazowych) and the Foundation for the Development of the Gdańsk University (Fundacja Rozwoju Uniwersytetu Gdańskiego).
The Green Week is the largest event showcasing environmental and climate issues organised by the European Commission every year. In 2017 the main theme of the event was Green jobs for a greener future. During panels sessions, model projects implemented across Europe have been discussed. Within the frame of this event, the Regional Office of the Pomerania Region launched a debate on the topic Green is the new smart. Green jobs boosting regional economy.