The “Network for the promotion of sustainable Consumption in European Regions”, abbreviated “NEPIM” is an international non-profit association under Belgian law.

It is governed by the provisions of Title III of the law of 27 July 1921 on non-profit associations, foundations and international associations.

The Association is a coalition open to any organisation and regional authority which satisfies all of the following criteria:

  1. it is located in geographical Europe;
  2. it has no illegal activities in accordance with the Belgian law;
  3. it is active in the field of consumer protection and propagates patterns of sustainable consumption;
  4. it accepts the Association’s statutes, its internal rules and the NEPIM Charter;
  5. it is active at regional level.

The Association has two membership categories: Active members and associated members.

  • The active membership is reserved for organisations or authorities that fulfil all five criteria.
  • Associated membership has to meet only criteria 2, 3 und 4.

If you are interested, please read the association’s statutes and NEPIM Charter below.
For more information please contact:

NEPIM Charta

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