Presentation


Eco Counselling Europe

is a Europe-wide network of organizations involved in preventive environmental protection.

  • Founded in 1991
  • 8 member-associations from Austria, Belgium, Czech Rep., France, Germany, Hungary, Italy and Luxembourg
  • 15 observer-partners

Objectives

EcoCounselling Europe supports the process of sustainable development at the level of citizens, municipalities and small and medium enterprises.
The ambition goals include the establishment of eco-counselling networks in the Central and Eastern European countries as well as in the Mediterranean.

Fields of Activities

  • Exchange of Experiences
  • Support of Ecocounselling Networks
  • Following the Agenda 21 (CSD-Process), especially Chapter 4, Consumption and Production Chapter 28, Local Agenda 21
  • Preventive Environmental Protection
  • Awarenessraising in Sustainable Consumption
  • Following the Environment for Europe Process (Aarhus-Convention)
  • Eco Management (EMAS,ISO,Ecomapping ...)
  • Training and Workshops

Members of the board

marcel
Christian Schreffel, President
christian.schrefel@17und4.at

Marcel van Meesche,Vice President
marcel@21solutions.eu
ABECE - Belgium

Krisztina Szabo, Secretary
szabo-kriszti@freemail.hu
KT - Hungary
Kamila Kanichova, Cashier
step@ecn.cz
STEP - Czech Republic

Projects from 1991 to 2012

Project

Projectmanager

Supplier

Partners

1989

 

 

 

1st European Workshop on Eco-Counselling Strassbourg

Training Institute for Eco-Counsellors (F)

Council of Europe

bfub, UBÖ, F, B, CH, I - Südtirol, E, Lux

Support in founding of Eco-Counselling structures in CZ and H, contacts and feasibility-studies in SK, Slo, BG, Ukr 1990 - 1998

UBÖ (A)

BMUJF (A)

ECE, BKA, 17&4

1991

2nd European Workshop on Eco-Counselling Vienna

UBÖ (A)

DG XI

AK Wien, Stiftung Verbraucherinstitut

during the Workshop founding of ECE

1992

Exchange Programme for European Eco-Counsellors 1992/1993

ECE

DG XI

A, B, CZ, D, GB, H, Lett, Lux, N, R, CH

1993

3rd Workshop on Eco-Counselling Luxemburg

ECE

DG XI

Handwerkskammer Luxemburg

1994/1995

Support to build up Eco-Counselling structures in Southern Europe

ECE

DG XI

A.B.E.C.E., UBÖ

101 Projects 1994/1995

ECE

DG XI

bfub, UBÖ, Lux

1996

World Environment Day 1996

ECE

DG XI

UBÖ (A), KÖT (H), STEP (CZ), Rum, Alb, Slo, Lux

Study: Neue Beschäftigungsmöglichkeiten im Umweltbereich" 1996

ECE

BMUJF, BMAS (A)

ÖSB Unternehmensberatung (A)

4th Workshop on Eco-Counselling Vienna

ECE

DG XI

Arbeiterkammer Wien

Support in founding an Eco-Counselling Center in Galati (R)

ECE

Foreign Ministery Luxembourg

EBL (Lux), UBÖ

1997

Study „Umweltqualifikation - Chance am Markt?" 1997

ECE

BMUJF (A)

UBÖ (A)

1998

Study Trip: Eco-Counselling Association KÖT

ECE

KÖT (H)

Städtebund, BMUJF, UBÖ (A)

1999

Study „Billions for Sustainability"

BUND/FOEE (D)

DG XI

ECE

CASCADE 1998/1999

bfub (D)

DG XI

Handwerkskammern, SME's, 17&4 (A)

2000

regEM

KOVET,/INEM (H)

PHARE

ECE, ABECE, CPC

2001

SOLARNET

Arsenal Research (A)

INTEREG II, City of Vienna

KÖT, 17&4, ARGE erneuerbare Energie

2004

     
Eco-Stands For Eco-Counselling Austria Leonardo Da Vinci all ECE members

2012

     
Airlog Centre de Recerca i Innovació de Catalunya FP7 R&D Indoor Pollution SMEs and research centers