Two journalists and two giraffes and the WCEF2022 logo
Image: Topias Dean, Sitra


Are you a journalist or a media outlet representative?

Media accreditation is open for both online and in-person participants. Please fill in the registration form:

Online press briefing on 5 December

Want to learn more? We held an online press briefing on 5 December. Representatives of the co-hosts shared their thoughts and answered questions in an online press briefing on the eve of the forum, on 5 December at 15:00 (CAT/EET) / 13:00 (GMT). The briefing was limited to representatives of the media and took place on Microsoft Teams.

The speakers of the press briefing included:

  • Ntobeko Boyana, Executive and South African Chapter Lead, ACEN
  • Kari Herlevi, Head of Global collaboration unit for sustainability solutions, The Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra
  • Beatrice Cyiza, Director General in charge of Environment and Climate Change, Ministry of Environment, Rwanda

In case you missed the briefing, we have a recording available. Please contact Samuli Laita (contact info below).

Press releases and media kit

Download our media kit for more background information on the circular economy and the World Circular Economy Forum. The WCEF2022 logo and press photos are available at Sitra’s material bank and on Rwanda Government’s Flickr account from day 1 and day 2.

Published press releases so far:

More information

If you have any questions regarding the forum’s media relations, please contact our media teams:

  • The Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra (in Finland)
    Samuli Laita
    Phone: +358 40 536 8650 (mobile)
  • Ministry of Environment of Rwanda
    Basile Uwimana
  • African Circular Economy Network (ACEN)
    Tashma Kritzinger

In case you want to cover one of the five WCEF2022 African Studios in Cameroon, Nigeria, South Africa, Rwanda or Zambia, please contact ACEN at with your details and they will get back to you.