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

How to build an equitable ocean economy

Sustainability and equity are two sides of the same coin. Equity is a prerequisite for a sustainable ocean economy, where humanity safeguards marine and coastal ecosystems, sustainably uses ocean resources, and ensures equitable distribution of benefits — especially for the more than 3 billion people who depend on marine resources for their livelihoods. Questions on how to […]

Can you go climate smart and gender smart in the public markets?

So far in this column, I’ve written about how climate and gender are coming together in private market investment vehicles, and why investing that way isn’t just the right thing to do, it’s the smart thing to do. But what about the public markets? We know that more capital is deployed through investing in listed companies […]

5 ways to cut oil and gas use through clean transportation

There’s never been a better time to reduce reliance on fossil fuels. Oil and gas prices are skyrocketing as a result of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, with gas prices exceeding $4 a gallon in the United States in March and more than $10 a gallon in other countries. Meanwhile, the world is already experiencing the deadly […]

Global business survey finds ‘little consistency’ in how sustainability leadership roles are organised

A study of businesses has found that although environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues have shot up the corporate agenda in recent years, companies have taken a muddled approach to organising their sustainability function. The global survey of 300 companies, conducted by WSJ Pro, a premium content subscription service run by publisher Dow Jones, assessed the readiness of corporations […]

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