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Re-thinking Progress, save the date: 14-15 April 2015

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation is pleased to reveal the dates for our second Re-thinking Progress event at the University of Bradford’s award-winning re:centre to be held on the 14th and 15th of April 2015.

The education event will be free and …


Schmidt-MacArthur Summer School 2014: Day 5

Day 5 marked the last day of the Summer School and the time when Fellows would present their responses to the Summer School Challenge in the groups they had been working with all week.
The challenge this year was based on Detroit, a city which ha…


Schmidt-MacArthur Summer School 2014: Day 4

Sessions included: Ask Ellen, learning from nature with Michael Pawlyn and discussing higher education opportunities for future collaborations.


Schmidt-MacArthur Summer School 2014: Day 3

Fellows and Mentors travelled to London for the Circular Economy 100 Annual Summit.


Schmidt-MacArthur Summer School 2014: Day 2

Looking at the Business Case for a circular economy.



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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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