Elen Macarthur Foundation


PG Cert in the Circular Economy

This masters level programme with the University of Bradford offers unique opportunities for business and education leaders to explore the implications for business, community and education of moving from a linear, take-make-dispose economy to a circular economy. This course provides frameworks and thinking skills key to the transition to a circular economy. It focuses on systems thinking and integrating product, service and system design.

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Schmidt-MacArthur Summer School 2014:...
1st July 2014 – Day 5 marked the last day of the Summer School and the time when Fellows would present ...
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27th June 2014 – Sessions included: Ask Ellen, learning from nature with Michael Pawlyn and discussing h...
Schmidt-MacArthur Summer School 2014:...
26th June 2014 – Fellows and Mentors travelled to London for the Circular Economy 100 Annual Summit.
Schmidt-MacArthur Summer School 2014:...
26th June 2014 – Looking at the Business Case for a circular economy.


The core text. Describing the basic shift from sustainability as 'doing less harm', and focussing on 'me and consumerism' to one of 'doing good' and 'systems and citizenship'.


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