On February 12th, 2015 during the annual meeting of De Groene Zaak, the report “Governments Going Circular” was launched. It is the result of a global scan in search for governments that stimulate the transition towards a circular economy. Accessible through an interactive website, the best practices are a source of inspiration for governments alike and set the example for thought leadership.
In recent years, it has become increasingly apparent that the global economic system is imposing an increasing strain onessential natural resources. Although resources do not yet face complete depletion, the economical available proportion of these reserves will, sooner or later, be exhausted. With this in mind, many companies started to develop and apply circular business models, rather than the traditional linear, ‘end-of-life’ model. Read the rest of this entry »Read the full article