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Towards the Circular Economy – Reports 1 – 3

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s three reports on ‘Towards a Circular Economy’ quantify the economic benefits of circular business models and lay out a pathway for action.  The first report makes the economic and business rationale for an accelerated transition; using product case studies, it details the potential for significant benefits across the EU.  The second…

mars 14, 2014 Visiter le site
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The New-Economy Movement

This article explores the scope of the “new economy” and the movement behind it.  Here, new economy is defined as “an economy that is increasingly green and socially responsible, and one that is based on rethinking the nature of ownership and the growth paradigm that guides conventional policies.”  A number of new or alternative business…

février 19, 2014 Visiter le site
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New Economy at Community Scale

This report explores the concept of the green economy as a potential solution to multiple challenges including climate change, biodiversity loss, resource scarcity, and financial instability.  It sees the green economy as a means to a shared and lasting prosperity, and addresses the implications of the green economy at the local level.

février 19, 2014 Visiter le site
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Participatory Budgeting Project

The Participatory Budgeting Project (PBP) is a non-profit organization that helps communities decide how to spend public money, primarily in the US and Canada. Their mission to empower community members to make informed, democratic, and fair decisions about public spending and revenue. They pursue this goal by working with governments and organizations to develop participatory…

février 18, 2014 Visiter le site
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Bristol Rising: Crowdsourcing a new downtown

Renaissance Downtowns was designated by the City of Bristol as Master Developer for the Revitalization of Downtown Bristol Project in May of 2010. The City was looking to turn Bristol’s downtown into a thriving destination place once again, starting with development of the former Centre Mall site. The unique thing about Renaissance’s development model is their…

février 18, 2014 Visiter le site
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Sustainable Prosperity

février 13, 2014 Visiter le site
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New Economy Coalition

février 13, 2014 Visiter le site
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Network for Business Sustainability

About: A Canadian non-profit established in 2005, the Network for Business Sustainability is a powerful and growing network of international academic experts and business leaders. NBS produces authoritative resources on important sustainability issues – with the goal of shaping management practice and research. We connect thousands of researchers and professionals worldwide who are interested in…

février 13, 2014 Visiter le site
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GPI Atlantic

About: Can we create a genuinely sustainable economy? An economy that delivers prosperity without damaging the most valuable things on earth – like clean air and water, fertile soil, nurturing families, strong and vital communities?  We can’t – unless we know how to balance the real costs and benefits of economic activity, including the costs…

février 13, 2014 Visiter le site
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Corporate Knights

février 13, 2014 Visiter le site