The circular economy is a generic term for an economy that is regenerative by design. Materials flows are of two types, biological materials, designed to reenter the biosphere, and technical materials, designed to circulate with minimal loss of quality, in turn entraining the shift towards an economy ultimately powered by renewable energy.
Catch up on sessions from the DIF 2014
An international fellowship programme for postgraduate students and their university tutors on creative and innovative thinking around the circular economy. The programme takes a multi-disciplinary approach with input across design, engineering and business.
Some 90 organisations have already confirmed their membership of the CE100 - a global alliance designed to accelerate the transition to a circular economy.
Over 60 lectures, animations and case studies on the circular economy and related topics.
The Ellen MacArthur Foundation aims to support a two-way development between education and business, helping to catalyse and showcase examples of innovation through the framework of a circular economy.
Working with schools and universities to inspire a generation to re-think, re-design and build a positive future
The first macroeconomic report series into the size of the prize for business in the transition to a circular economy
Register to receive a monthly update from the Foundation, with latest news, editorial comment and event opportunities
Film clips, publications, colour graphics, presentations…raw material for a range of educational activities.