TESLA Minor – Minor Master Program

TESLA Minor – University of Amsterdam The TESLA Minor provides the new generation of academically educated people with critical analysis, problem solving and entrepreneurial skills in the areas of social responsibility and sustainability. The skills the students obtain can be used in any field to put their knowledge into practice and value for society. Through…

Karmijn – Sustainable Investing

Karmijn Working with Karmijn the company was able to recognize their environmental, social and governance risks in the companies they invest in. TheRockGroup quantified how companies were doing in terms of sustainability, which allowed them to improve in identified areas through risk assessment, footprint measurement, sustainability policies and policy implementation. Context Karmijn is an investment…

Science in Practice – University of Amsterdam

Science in Practice – University of Amsterdam Together through Science in Practice, TheRockGroup, UvA, students and participating companies have implemented circular economy into the business models of SME’s and larger organizations to create a more sustainable economy. Students learn both theoretical concepts of circular economy as well as skills used in business environments. Through this…

Gold Covenant – Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Gold Confidante TheRockGroup facilitated, chaired and participated in the making of the first Gold Confidante, and were instrumental in the making of the second Gold Confidante. Through the multistakeholder discussion and exploration of the gold supply chain lead by TheRockGroup violation points were identified along the supply chain and actions to reduce risk and abuses…

Waste Transformers – Hong Kong

Waste Transformers – Hong Kong The Waste Transformers offers an innovative local solution for organic waste streams like food waste or sewage sludge. They offer modular solutions to transform waste into energy (gas, heat, electricity combination). Thereby facilitating the circular economy in locations that are otherwise difficult to service. We explored the business opportunities in…