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

Gov’t Endorses Elimination Of Problematic Plastics

The Kenya Plastics Pact (KPP) has published a list of problematic and unnecessary plastic items to be eliminated in Kenya. This adds to the already existing government’s plastic bag ban that came into force in 2017 and the ban on selected single-use plastic items in protected areas from June 2020. The priority list supports a collective […]

EcoFlow: Your eco-friendly, innovative, off-grid energy solution

Rising energy prices are forcing people to seek alternative sources of this important commodity that fuels many activities in homes and offices. Given that the prices of foo d have also been on the rise, people are going for energy oprion that help reduce their overall house hold bill. Institutions, too, are on the lookout […]

5 lessons from Closed Loop Partners’ challenge to reinvent retail bags

The single-use plastic retail bag is a highly visible symbol of our incumbent linear, take-make-waste system: these bags are used for an average of 12 minutes before they end up in landfills and waterways for hundreds of years. Transitioning this entrenched product into a circular system takes a concerted effort — one powered by unprecedented […]

COP27: World leaders agree to talk about paying for loss and damage

“Funding arrangements responding to loss and damage” has been included for the first time in an agenda agreed upon by the global community for the COP27 climate conference that started in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, on November 6. Countries will have to reach a conclusive decision on the topic by 2024, including the amount and format. […]

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