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| Posted February 13, 2020

Procura+ Awards

Application to the Procura+ Awards for Innovative and Sustainable Procurements is Open – Submit Yours Until 31 March! Are you a public authority? Have you implemented any procurements and/or related initiatives with remarkable innovation elements or significant economic, environmental and social impact? Then, submit your application for the 2020 edition of the Procura+ Awards – […]

| Posted February 7, 2020

Wanted: Your Fresh Idea to Reduce Food Waste in Wholesale and Retail!

Do you have a promising idea that can contribute to the further reduction of food waste in retail and wholesale? You are a company, start-up or initiative and have recognised the potential in retail to reduce food waste as a direct “bridge to the consumer” as well as an interface to food production and want […]

| Posted January 22, 2020

Oh no! Attention, Academy applicants…

For those who have applied to the Academy of Change, please give us a minute of your attention. Unfortunately, we had a technical issue with our server and all incoming applications submitted between December 10, 2019 and January 15, 2020 were not received. We are truly sorry and have fixed the issue. Please resend your application […]

| Posted December 8, 2019

Introducing Mission Green for Vodafone Germany Employees

The CSCP supports Vodafone Germany in the development of sustainable lifestyle activities as part of its innovative Mission Green employee engagement programme for approximately 16,000 employees throughout Germany. Going on business trips, commuting to work or having lunch at the canteen. Employee behaviour both at work and at home contributes to carbon emissions, and therefore […]

| Posted December 6, 2019

BOOM Holiday Camp’s Registration Is Open for Summer 2020 – Share it on Your Network!

“How will I live and work in 2030? What products and services will be needed in the future and how can they be designed more sustainably? Will there still be the same jobs in 2030? What skills will I need for the future?” The CSCP will be exploring these questions among many others with teenagers […]

| Posted December 5, 2019

Join us at the Urban Sharing Society Workshop on 7 February in Wuppertal

Can sharing as a guiding principle and strategy for sustainable development provide new impetus for sustainable living and economic activity in cities? How can urban space and coexistence be shaped in such a way that everyone can benefit from (alternative) prosperity as well as social and ecological sustainability? How is it possible to facilitate cooperative […]

| Posted December 4, 2019

Join the NetWorkshop: Making Circularity a Priority – For Cities and Municipal Utilities on 1 – 2 April 2020 in Osnabrück

All value chains and associated resource flows are collected locally after usage. Due to a lack of circularity, they often become a disposal challenge with low levels of material recovery and recycling. Join us on 1 – 2 April 2020 for a NetWorkshop on Circular Cities/Towns/Villages to learn and discuss potential benefits and transformation strategies. […]

| Posted December 3, 2019

Looking to Increase Sustainable Behaviour? Our Taste the Change Journey Shows You How!

‘Taste the Change’ is an interactive online toolkit that leads you through the main steps of creating successful behaviour change interventions. Inspired by principles of gamification, ‘Taste the Change’ has been developed as part of the Academy of Change programme with the purpose to disseminate behavioural knowledge in a user-friendly and innovative way. It is […]

| Posted December 2, 2019

The SCALIBUR Project – a Reference for Waste Management in Europe

In the EU over 100 million tons of bio waste are thrown away each year – around 200 kg per person. The majority of this waste goes to landfills, therefore wasting valuable nutrients, energy and resources while causing major environmental challenges. Nestled in the hills – a dormant volcanic range 20km southeast of Rome – […]