Delegation of the European Union to India and Bhutan

Launch of 'EU Excellence in India' at the World Sustainable Development Summit 2020

New Delhi, 31/01/2020 - 12:36, UNIQUE ID: 200131_4
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With an aim to further promote collaboration between the European Union and India on green technologies and sustainable solutions through business cooperation, the “EU Excellence in India” programme was launched on 29 January in the presence of H.E. Mr. Ugo Astuto, Ambassador of the European Union to India, along with leading EU businesses, bilateral chambers, representatives of European Member States in India and Indian industry at the World Sustainability Development Summit 2020. The initiative is part of the ongoing Business Support to EU-India Policy Dialogues Project being implemented in India by the European Business and Technology Centre.


The “EU Excellence in India” programme brings together business champions and will enable greater bilateral collaboration between Indian and European companies that implement sustainability and climate actions. The programme’s activities are co-created by the businesses and strive to help discover synergies and opportunities for mutually beneficial sustainable economic growth. As part of the “EU Excellence in India" initiative, senior representatives from leading European companies of high potential sectors signed an expression of interest reaffirming their commitment to co-create and implement the ‘EU Excellence in India’ programme.


For more information on the companies involved in this initiative, please follow @EUINDBIZSUPPORT and @EU_in_India on Twitter.

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