The Centre provides scientific support to clients from the private and the public sector, such as UNEP and other organisations in the field of SCP. This support includes the development, testing, implementation and monitoring of concrete projects, especially in developing countries, which enables these countries to leapfrog to sustainable consumption and production patterns using life cycle thinking and regional perspectives as guiding principles. Feel free to explore our website, read more about us or find all information nicely consolidated in the CSCP Information Brochure.
Find out about the CSCP's engagement in the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development, the big multi-stakeholder Workstudio in Berlin and the new SWITCH Asia Network Facility Team in the CSCP November Newsletter here.
On September 10, 2013, twenty-five delegates from the Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) visited Wuppertal to exchange views on ways to foster innovation by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Rather than of share insights in industrial policy, the CSCP presented the delegation with a new perspective on framing SME innovation.
Sustainable products - but how? This is the motto for a conference in Cologne on December 4th. Retailers and manufacturers face the challenge to implement sustainability into applied value chain management. Among others, the CSCP has developed a tool to identify the hotspots, the most challenging parts of the value chain. How retailers and suppliers can jointly improve those hotspots ...
Mannheim: On September 4, 2013 a number of recognized experts aimed to identify an optimal pathway toward a sustainable future at an event hosted at the University for Applied Management Studies (HdWM) at an event of the University for Applied Management Studies (HdWM). Prof. Ernst Ulrich von Weizsäcker, co-chair of the United Nations Environment Programme and co-president of the Club of Rome, spoke...
Guillen /Nicolau/ van Beers/ Spittler/ Konadu/ Awuye (2013)
Guillen/Van Beers/Nicolau/ Montemayor/Laurel (2013)