BLOG | Whitepaper Circulaire Economie

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…

BLOG | Podcasts: Finance for Sustainability Professionals

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, financial professional at Improfin…

State of the Sustainability Professional – Kick-Off Event

The State of the Sustainability Professional: Sustainable Success – When are you successful as a sustainability manager?   The kick-off event of the State of the Sustainability Professional took place on September 15th together with the Sustainability University. The topics covered during the event were … Outcome of annual State of the Sustainability Profession survey…

VONK | ptthee | Linking your Circular Economy action to improving your impact on Biodiversity | Take-aways from the brainstorm session organised by TheRockGroup

VONK & ptthee The latest edition of VONK will feature ptthee, a Dutch start-up on a mission to have a positive impact on biodiversity, whilst creating high-quality tea. Daan van Diepen and Matthijs Westerwoudt work together with Dutch organic farmers. They grow their herbal mixtures on the unused edges of the fields and meadows of the…

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Apply now for the Regenerative Agriculture Research Program!

The Regenerative Agriculture Research Program offers 12 positions to students who are committed to make a change in the way we approach agriculture through their thesis work or internship, while at the same time develop their professional and academic skills. Arrival: 2nd of september or 11th of november End: 22nd of December Short program: 13th…

Verkenningssessie Gezonde en Circulaire Economie & Isolatiematerialen

Donderdag 11 oktober vond het Get Connected jaarcongres 2018 plaats, met in de ochtend diverse interactieve sessies, waaronder de verkenningssessie Circulaire Economie, met een focus op gezonde isolatiematerialen. Onze consultant Jesse Arnon begeleidde de sessie.    De verkennende sessie circulaire en gezonde isolatiematerialen werd bijgewoond door een mix aan deelnemers. Er waren aanbieders van het materiaal,…

BLOG | Springtij Forum 2018 – In Search of a New Balance

Thema Mobiliteit & Transport – Onze terugblik met samenvatting en uitkomsten Navigatoren: Elfrieke van Galen & Pam van de Klundert De 9e editie van het 3 daagse duurzaamheid forum Springtij op Terschelling had meer dan 800 deelnemers, 70 workshops, nationale en internationale sprekers. De thematiek omvatte gevarieerde onderwerpen als klimaat adaptatie, energie transitie, de rol…