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| Posted October 24, 2018

Popup Dialogue-Centre Shows the Future of Work in Gelsenkirchen from 31 October to 9 November

The Popup Dialogue-Centre “Durchblick” opens its doors for citizens in Gelsenkirchen. It is dedicated to the questions and answers on the digitalisation of work. Which technologies will be pioneering in the future and which social and ecological aspects will play a role? What hopes and fears do we associate with digitalisation? In the travelling exhibition, […]

| Posted October 23, 2018

149 – That Is the Number of People Who Visited the Popup Dialogue-Centre on Opening Night

The team of actors, Stefan Herrmann, Anna Röser and Romi Goehlich were on the road in the city centre of Wuppertal before the opening event, asking citizens to design an APP for their future work. We collected these ideas in the pop-up dialogue centre on our APP wall. Visit the Popup Dialogue-Centre to check out […]

| Posted October 22, 2018

Healthier, More Equitable and Sustainable Europe by 2040? Here Is What European Citizens Have to Say!

Citizens of five different European countries unanimously agree that there is a need for a systemic change towards more sustainable and better lives. However, when it comes to achieving this, where do they agree and differ? The INHERIT focus group analytical report provides insights to citizens’ perceptions! The CSCP’s INHERIT team has recently published the […]

| Posted October 16, 2018

Meet the CSCP at the Think 2030 Sustainability Forum on 17-18 October in Brussels

Are you interested in discussing and proposing solutions to Europe’s most pressing sustainability issues? Then join the CSCP at the Think 2030 Sustainability Forum and exchange your views with other like-minded experts. The EU, for decades now, has advanced and brought forward the sustainable development agenda through its various policies and programmes. Through careful consideration […]

| Posted October 15, 2018

Register now for the #InheritYourFuture FORUM in Vienna on 21 November 2018

What will the future of transportation look like? How will we stay healthy, and how can we keep our environment healthy as well? Together, we can imagine a future that serves us in different ways and design the necessary policies, actions, products and services to get there. #InheritYourFuture is a European exchange of ideas on […]

| Posted October 10, 2018

Producers, Consumers, Prosumers: New Ways of Doing Business

Prosumption is as old as time. “Production for self-use” (Toffler 1980) is simply what many of our grandparents and great-grandparents did every day: growing their own food, making and mending their clothes and fixing what’s broken. After decades where production and consumption were firmly separated – in everyday life as much as in academic studies […]

| Posted October 8, 2018

The CSCP Advises the 6th ASEM Working Group Seminar on SME Capacity Development

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) provide 70% of jobs and are major contributors to value creation, generating up to 60% of value added in OECD countries. In September, the ASEM Working Group convened in Luxembourg to develop recommendations on how to support SMEs to embrace eco-innovation to create greater impacts. Efforts towards achieving the Sustainable […]

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Choose Germany’s most Sustainable Products in the “Deutscher Nachhaltigkeitspreis” Competition! Vote Now!

Europe’s most renowned sustainability award, the “Deutscher Nachhaltigkeitspreis” (DNP), rates sustainability frontrunners in the consumer goods sector. In a competition between companies, cities and individuals, Germany’s most sustainable consumer goods are nominated and awarded with the assistance of the CSCP. The DNP brings together over a thousand of the most relevant actors from the sustainability […]

| Posted October 7, 2018

Want to Make Your Supply Chains Sustainable? Join the Kompetenzzentrum eStandards Workshop “Digital Sustainable Supply Chains” in Bottrop on 29 November

Establishing transparency and sustainability along your entire supply chain helps meet customer demands, saves money, and makes your business model more resilient. The CSCP, as part of the Kompetenzzentrum eStandards, in cooperation with the Economic Development Agency Bottrop, will be organising a workshop that looks at your challenges and needs in making your supply chains […]

| Posted October 6, 2018

More Than 30 Leading NGOs Successfully Complete the First Academy of Change Workshop

How do you establish a plastic-free Ramadan, implement climate-friendly canteen dishes or empower people to act according to their beliefs when it comes to meat consumption? These are only some examples from the Academy of Change Workshop that took place in September, where more than 30 leading NGOs came together in Cologne, including Greenpeace international, […]