Health Care Without Harm Europe

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Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

Lobbying Costs

None declared

Financial year: Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

2.65 Fte (9)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    Health Care Without Harm Europe   (HCWH Europe)

    EU Transparency Register

    57514749088-82 First registered on 04 Jul 2012

    Goals / Remit

    HCWH Europe is a non-profit European membership organisation of hospitals, healthcare systems, healthcare professionals, local authorities, research/academic institutions and environmental and health organisations. Our mission is to transform healthcare worldwide so that it reduces its environmental footprint, becomes a community anchor for sustainability and a leader in the global movement for environmental health and justice. Our vision is that healthcare mobilises its ethical, economic and political influence to create an ecologically sustainable, equitable and healthy world. Programmatic goals: 1. Climate-smart Healthcare; 2. Circular Healthcare; 3. Safer Pharma; 4. Sustainable Food

    Main EU files targeted

    Medical Device Regulation implementation; EDC identification criteria; EU strategy on EDCs - Towards a comprehensive European Union framework on endocrine disruptors, and Fitness Check on the EU legislation on endocrine disruptors; Substitution to safer chemicals (in particular: European Chemicals Agency Strategy to promote substitution to safer chemicals through innovation); Strategic Approach to Pharmaceuticals in the Environment; Climate and energy package; Mercury regulation implementation; Sustainable Food Policy; EU One Health Action Plan against AMR; Public procurement policy; Green Public Procurement; Circular economy package; European Green Deal; Food Contact Materials; Restrictions Roadmap (and focus on PVC restriction); REACH Revisions; Zero Pollution Package; Surface water watch list under the Water Framework Directive; Roadmap for reducing packaging waste; New product priorities for Ecodesign for Sustainable Products; Sustainable consumption of goods - reuse and repair; Policy framework on biobased, biodegradable and compostable plastics; Environmental impact of waste management – revision of EU waste framework; Microplastics pollution – measures to reduce its impact on the environment; Sustainable products initiative; Proposal for an Initiative on Sustainable Corporate Governance; Substantiating green claims; Consumer policy – strengthening the role of consumers in the green transition; Non-Financial Reporting Directive


    Head Office
    Rue de l'Industrie 10
    Brussels 1000
    EU Office
    Rue de l'Industrie 10
    Brussels 1000


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    2 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 08 Dec 2023

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Samuel BISHOP 21 Jul 2023 19 Jul 2024
    Ms Jennifer HOCHMUTH 28 Apr 2023 26 Apr 2024
    Mr Erik RUIZ 26 Oct 2022 26 Oct 2023
    Mr Jean Yves STENUICK 08 Jul 2020 08 Jul 2021
    Ms Paola HERNÁNDEZ OLIVAN 10 Jan 2020 09 Jan 2021
    Mr Scott BRADY 08 Jan 2020 08 Jan 2021
    Ms Dorota NAPIERSKA 08 Jan 2020 08 Jan 2021
    Ms Arianna GAMBA 07 Jan 2020 07 Jan 2021
    Mr William CLARK 30 Aug 2019 29 Aug 2020
    Mr Jean Yves STENUICK 07 May 2019 07 May 2020
    Mr Viktor JÓSA 25 Jan 2019 21 Dec 2019
    Ms Arianna GAMBA 12 Jan 2019 07 Jan 2020
    Ms Dorota NAPIERSKA 12 Jan 2019 08 Jan 2020
    Ms Paola HERNÁNDEZ OLIVAN 12 Jan 2019 10 Jan 2020
    Ms Adela Maghear 25 Feb 2017 24 Feb 2018
    Mr Philippe Vandendaele 25 Feb 2017 24 Feb 2018
    Ms Ana-Christina Gaeta 21 Feb 2017 08 Feb 2018
    Ms Rosalind Simpson 05 Jun 2014 01 Jan 2015
    Ms Laurel Berzanskis 04 Jun 2014 01 Jan 2015
    Ms Kornelia Bagi 04 Apr 2014 03 Mar 2015
    Mr Joshua Edwards 16 May 2013 01 Jan 2014
    Ms Kornelia Bagi 24 Apr 2013 16 Jan 2014
    Ms Maria José Aires do Amaral 19 Mar 2013 01 Jan 2014
    Mrs Grazia CIOCI 16 Mar 2013 15 Mar 2014
    Ms Grazia CIOCI 06 Sep 2012 08 Feb 2013

    Complementary Information

    The Brussels office is engaged in EU affairs, with staff members and interns covering different areas and activities.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking


    HCWH Europe is member of: the European Environmental Citizens Organisation for Standardisation (ECOS), Climate Action Network (CAN) Europe; the Zero Mercury Working Group, the Network for Sustainable Development in Public Procurement (NSDPP); the European Working Group on Ethical Public Procurement (EWGEPP); EDC-Free Europe coalition; AMR Stakeholder Network; Antibiotic Resistance Coalition; Break Free From Plastics Europe; EC Platform on Food Losses and Food Waste (FLW Platform); Healthcare Professionals’ Working Party (HPWP) [observer]; Antibiotic Resistance Coalition (ARC); Alliance to Save Our Antibiotics; and EU Food Policy Coalition

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Does not represent commercial interests

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2022 - Dec 2022

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    Since 20 September 2021 self-declared 'non-commercial organisations' are no longer required to provide a lobby budget. See above timeline for this registrant's historical lobby budget.

    Total organisational budget in closed year


    Major funding types in closed year

    Member's contribution, EU funding, Other, Grants

    Major contributions in closed year

    Contribution Oak Foundation (EEHI) 12,075€
    Contribution German Environment Ministry (BUNDESKASSE HALLE/SAALE UBA) 58,504€
    Contribution Cocom 129,367€
    Contribution Flotilla Foundation 114,959€
    Contribution Swiss Philantropy Foundation 80,998€
    Contribution HCWH US Re-grant 2022 487,897€
    Contribution CleanMed Europe Conference 28,500€
    Grant CINEA - LIFE OPERATING GRANT 2022 598,000€
    Grant HADEA - PROCURE4HEALTH 55,125€
    Grant CINEA - LIFE Energy + LIFE Climate 35,332€

    Major contributions in current year

    Grant CINEA - LIFE OPERATING GRANT 2023 598,000€

    Other financial info

    Information provided from the Statutory and LIFE audit certificates for the year 2022

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    Antimicrobial Resistance One Health Network#E03853# #Member #C#Other#Zero Pollution Stakeholder Platform#E03790# #Member #C#Civil society, Professionals#Medical Device Coordination Group#X03565# #Observer #C#Civil society, Other

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities

    Public procurement policies; REACH implementation; Minamata implementation/Mercury regulation; Water Framework Directive; Energy Efficiency Directive; Waste Framework Directive; Medical Devices Regulation; Renewable Energy Directive; EU Conflict Minerals Regulations; Single Use Plastics Directive; Policies related Circular Economy package and the European Green deal

    Other activities

    Stakeholder at ECHA and EMA. Co-host the secretariat of the MEP Interest Group on Antimicrobial Resistance.

  • Meetings


    5 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

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