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Committee on Innovation, Competitiveness and Public-Private Partnerships

26 - 28 March 2018

Room XII, Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland


     The High-Level Substantive Segment of the Committee session explores how better to promote and use innovation and partnerships to achieve sustainable consumption and production. It features a range of good policy practices in sustainable consumption and production at regional, national and city level in the ECE region, with the aim to encourage peer learning and transferring of best practices. The Committee will also review the results of its work since the 11th session and agree on its programme of work for 2018-2019. 

Provisional Agenda ItemsEngFreRus
Provisional Agenda
Report of the twelfth session
Item 1: Adoption of the agenda
Item 2: Election of officers
A. High-level substantive segment
Item 3: Innovative Partnerships for Sustainable Production and Consumption
Provisional programme (26-28 March, room XII)pdf
B. General Segment
Item 4: Implementation of the Programme of Work
(a)   Team of Specialists on Innovation and Competitiveness Policies
Report of the Team of Specialists on Innovation and Competitiveness Policies on its tenth session
Towards the Circular Economy - Innovation Policies for Sustainable Production and Consumption
(b)   Working Party on Public-Private Partnerships
Provisional Programme (Monday, 26 March, room VII)pdf
Report of the Working Party on Public-Private Partnerships on its first session
Standard on a Zero Tolerance approach to Corruption in PPP Procurement
Item 5: Main conclusions of the high-level substantive segment
Item 6: Programme of Work for 2018-2019
(b)   Strategic Orientation for 2020
Draft Strategic Framework of the Economic Cooperation and Integration Subprogramme for 2020-2021
Item 7: Areas of common interest with other Economic Commission for Europe bodies and international organisations
Item 8: Other business
Item 9: Adoption of the report
Informal DocumentsEngRus
Towards a sub-regional Index on Innovation Policies
Updating the methodology for national Innovation for Sustainable Development Reviews
Recommendations adopted by the Governing Council of the UN Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia on Innovation for Sustainable Development
Policy recommendations from the Innovation for Sustainable Development Review of Kyrgyzstan
Guiding Principles in People-First PPPs for the Sustainable Development Goals
Promoting People-First PPPs for the Belt and Road initiative and the Sustainable Development Goals
People-First PPP standards and recommendations under preparation
Proposals received for activities to be carried out in 2018-2019



High-level substantive segment
Innovative Partnerships for Sustainable Consumption and Production
Session 1
Mr. Ernesto Hartikainen, Specialist Circular Economy, SITRA, Finlandpdf
Mr. Sharon Kedmi, Managing Director, Alstom, Israelpdf
Mr. Vincenzo Gente, Senior Project Advisor, EASME, EU Commissionpdf
Ms. Siri K. Bellika, EU Urban Agenda Partnership on Circular Economypdf
Session 2
Mr. Sakari Ermala, CEO, Verte Ltdpdf
Ms. Caroline Prieur, Project Manager, Mission Vallée de la Chimie, Lyon Metropole, Francepdf
Mr. Ruslan Rakhmatullin, Joint Research Centre, European Commissionpdf
Mr. Olzhas Sartayev, Chairman of the Board, Astana Innovations, Kazakhstanpdf
Mr. Artem Sedov, CEO, Big Three ltd, The Russian Federationpdf
Mr. Nilgün Tas, Deputy Director, Department of Environment, UNIDOpdf
Session 3
Ms. Anne Hornung-Soukup, Présidente du Conseil d’administration des TPGpdf
Mr. Pedro Neves, Founder & Managing Partner, Global Solutionspdf
Mr. David Dodd, Founding President and CEO International Resilience Centerpdf


Mr. Ralph Heinrich
Secretary of the Committee on Innovation, Competitiveness and Public-Private Partnerships

Ms. Ludmila Boichuk
Programme Assistant
Tel: +41 22 917 2364

e-mail: ceci@unece.org
Fax:  +41 22 917 0178