TRANSITION TO A CIRCULAR ECONOMY

CIRCULAR ECONOMY AFRICA IS A PRIVATE-PUBLIC PLATFORM IN WHICH COMPANIES, KNOWLEDGE INSTITUTES, POLICYMAKERS, AND (LOCAL) AUTHORITIES COLLABORATE TO PROMOTE AND SUPPORT NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL COLLABORATION AND KNOWLEDGE EXCHANGE ON CIRCULAR ECONOMY IN AFRICA.

OUR FOCUS AREAS

TOGETHER WITH YOU, WE WANT TO TRANSITION INTO A NEW SUSTAINABLE & INCLUSIVE ECONOMY. OUR FOCUS AREAS WILL HELP YOU PRIORITIZE & FORM THE RIGHT PARTNERSHIPS TO ACHIEVE GREATER & FASTER IMPACT

OUR SERVICES

WE ARE A NEUTRAL PLATFORM THAT WORKS ON DIFFERENT LEVELS TO SPEED UP THE TRANSITION TO A SUSTAINABLE INCLUSIVE ECONOMY. WE WORK WITH BUSINESS, ACADEMIA, CIVIL SOCIETY & GOVERNMENT FOR AN INCLUSIVE DELIVERY OF THESE SERVICES:

FRUITFUL PARTNERSHIPS

Business innovation & growth decisions need B2B partnerships & multi-stakeholder relationships to increase capacity, efficiency & ease of implementation. We are the go-to enabler. We will:

  • Connect you to the right experts
  • Steer multi-stakeholder action groups
  • Connect you to the right business solutions
  • Plan your networking & matchmaking events

KNOWLEDGE SHARING

We are your go-to centre for updates & tools to inform your sustainable business decisions & implementation procedures. You can also reach out to us to become a guest contributor to our platforms

  • Online library
  • Awareness creation in the media
  • Trainings
  • Trend reports & case studies

FACILITATING DIALOGUE

We (co)create spaces in which businesses can engage & share, learn & grow by exploring opportunities, solutions & business alternatives to be (more) sustainable. We invite you to partner. Here's how:

  • Annual conference
  • Workshops & roundtables
  • Policy Influencing
  • On/Offline knowledge exchange platforms

BUSINESS SUPPORT

We help your business to answer critical questions: Where are you? What is your vision? What/Who do you need to advance & be future proof?

  • Boost better business program
  • Travelife trainings for tour operators
  • Waste management trainings
  • Employee engagement
  • Tailormade trainings & matches
  • Business development missions

OUR NEWS

Why renewable energy infrastructure needs to be built for a circular economy

It is unquestionable that renewable energy needs to be part of the solution to climate change. With many countries committing at COP26 to reach net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, renewable energy infrastructure is set to scale rapidly. New onshore wind power capacity added in 2020 was twice that installed in 2019 and the US, Europe, China and other countries have laid out plans […]

3 missing ingredients for scaling regenerative agriculture

t’s already been a month since I returned from my visit to Minnesota, where I took a closer look at the state of regenerative agriculture in the bread basket. Since then, I’ve been trying to understand the transition to practices such as cover cropping, reduced tilling and planting perennial crops and how we could speed it […]

WRC Safari Rally: Time to cut carbon emissions

As FIA World Rally Championship leader Kalle Rovanperä prepares to open the road this weekend, he confirms that the rally is quite different from the usual but the course scenery is great. However, from a sustainability perspective, it is clear that the rally means greenhouse gas emissions from the cars which are the main attraction […]

Is it time to rethink how sustainability is visually marketed?

Are pictures of distressed polar bears, raging wildfires or wind turbines the most impactful way for businesses to convey the importance of environmental sustainability? It is a question that has long challenged green marketers and campaigners, and photography provider iStock reckons it may have identified some answers. In the two years since the pandemic struck, […]

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