Circular Agriculture in Kenya

Trends Towards Circular Agriculture in Kenya

Trends Towards Circular Agriculture in Kenya   In Kenya, circular agriculture is on the rise. We understand it as a sustainable and inclusive food system that operates in harmony with nature and meets social needs simultaneously. With a steadily growing population, food in Kenya has been in high demand and this has come at the…

Elfrieke van Galen

The First 100 Days As a Supervisory Board Member of the Schipol Group

Interview: TheRockGroup’s partner Elfrieke van Galen talks about her first 100 days as a member of the Supervisory Board at the Schiphol Group. Since April 2021, Elfrieke van Galen has been a member the supervisory board at the Schipol Group. For the magazine Management Scope, Willem Christiaan van Manen (partner at Deloitte) interviewed her on…

SOP 2021

Results of the State of the Sustainability Profession 2021

Results of the State of the Sustainability Profession’s Survey 2021 are out!   The Sustainability University conducted a yearly survey under Dutch sustainability and CSR professionals the map the state of the profession in the Netherlands. The input of several sustainability professionals exhibits a general image of the current sustainability workforce landscape. The main conclusion…

SDG Traineeship

SDG Traineeship kick-off

SDG Traineeship: The very first in the world kicks off in the Netherlands.   TheRockGroup together with the SDG House Network have launched the very first SDG Traineeship in the world. In 2015 all member states of the United Nations agreed on a progressive vision of the future for 2030: a sustainable world where everyone…

Whitepaper on the Circular Economy

The new whitepaper ‘Circular Economy – different approach, different behavior’ by the Sustainability University Foundation is out!   Recent research by the Sustainability University Foundation shows that accelerating the circular economy requires professionals in businesses with a distinctive set of competencies. The transition to a circular economy can only be achieved with a different way…

Podcasts: Finance for Sustainability Managers

3-part Podcasts Series: Finance for Sustainability Professionals   During the 2019 State of the Sustainability Profession event a participant posed the question how sustainability managers could (learn to) speak the language of the finance department. As a response, our colleague Elfrieke van Galen recorded a 3 podcast series together with Chris Smulders, former CFO / now…

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Apply now for the Regenerative Agriculture Research Program 2020!

TheRockGroup is proud to be to working on the development of two new programs with Regeneration Academy. Applications for the Regenerative Agriculture Research Program 2020 is now open! The Regenerative Agriculture Research Program offers positions to students who are committed to make a change in the way we approach agriculture through their thesis work or…