The Business for Goals (B4G) Platform closely monitors the European Green Deal (EGD) process that focuses on combating climate change and environmental degradation, and prioritizes work on enhancing the harmonization of national industries with the EGD in line with the objectives of a) enhancing the contribution of business community to climate change response, b) enabling businesses to prepare for the future economy c) implementing inclusive business models to ensure no one is left behind in Turkey.
Two WGs were established in the preparation of Green Transformation of Turkish Industry Programme with the participation of programme partners and experts under the coordination of B4G Platform. The WGs of Green & Circular Economy (GCE) and Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism (CBAM) serve for developing the programme, defining required cooperation and structuring implementation process.
Under this programme, B4G’s work areas will be organised to be guiding for carbon footprint of the products developed under EGD, extended consumer responsibility, sustainable production, sustainable product policy framework, eco-design, traceability in supply chains, human rights in global supply chains, compulsory situation diagnosis and adaptation in environment and good governance subjects, EU consumer agenda, the policies and strategies such as EU taxonomy (sustainable financing) in addition to CBAM and Circular Economy Action Plan.
Through this programme that will bring together authorities and experts of relevant ecosystem actors and sectors prioritised in our country under EGD:
- Advocacy will be pursued that national strategies, action plan and mechanisms are structured in favour of the Turkish industry by following relevant international processes and legal regulations.
- Clean technologies adaptation will be accelerated to adapt the Turkish industry to CBA, facilitate transition to circular economy and increase the level of digitalisation.
Two WGs were established in the preparation process of Green Transformation of Turkish Industry Programme with the participation of experts of programme partners under the coordination of B4G Platform. The WGs of GCE and CBAM serve for developing the programme, defining required cooperation and structuring implementation process.