Ellen Macarthur Foundation


Resource Bank

Enriching the curriculum and enhancing young people’s skills and critical and creative thinking will be key to their future prospects in a changing world.

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation is an independent charity which supports schools and teachers in using the framework of a circular economy to present a real alternative for students to discuss and debate.

We have worked with teachers, subject associations and education professionals to bring you a wide range of free downloadable teaching resources focused on the circular economy.

Resource downloads

Film clips, publications, colour graphics, presentations…raw material for a range of educational activities.



The Ellen MacArthur Foundation aims to document the best circular economy case studies, to inform, inspire and stimulate research.


The Economics

The first macroeconomic report series into the size of the prize for business in the transition to a circular economy


Global Partners of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation

Circular Economy 100 Members