In 2009, DG Environment continues to organise capacity building seminars in support of the Environmental Compliance Assistance Programme for SMEs (ECAP).
The ECAP seminars are the first step in establishing contact with and between local authorities, Chambers of Commerce, Enterprise Europe Network contact points, SMEs support organisations, NGOs and other stakeholders who provide or will provide further environmental training or advice to SMEs.
The seminars will promote the exchange of information and experiences on the ECAP programme, environmental legislation, funding at EU level and best practices related to improving SMEs' environmental performance.
The ECAP capacity building seminars will be organised in Autumn 2009 in: Austria, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Slovenia and Slovak Republic.
The seminar schedule will be soon available on the ECAP seminars registration website: http://www.rso.it/ecap/index.php?option=com_performs&itemid=4