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Read our latest Circular Economy articles from the UK and across the world as well as our CE Hub News.

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Dates for your diary: NICER programme launch 24th – 27th May 2021

The overall NICER programme will be officially launched on 27 May. Leading up to this, each of the 5 National Circular Economy Centres will host a launch to their communities on the 24, 25 and 26 of May. More details and dates on each launch will be announced end of February along with registration details. […]

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Is circular economy really taking insights from living systems to create eco-effective economies?

The second ECCE webinar in this series is presented by Ken Webster, who is a Senior Lecturer in Circular Economy at the University of Exeter Business School and is a major contributor to the development and communication of ideas in this field. A circular economy is often referred to as a systems framework that promotes […]

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Circular Cities Webinar: Implementing the Circular Economy in a COVID World: Regional Perspectives

Wednesday 11 November, 13:00 – 14:30 (GMT) This webinar brings together diverse perspectives from different regions across England to identify and discuss ways which Circular Economy strategies are building more resilient communities and sustainable economies. The CE-Hub and Circular Economy Club are introduced, followed by presentations from the West Midlands, Brighton and Hove, The Tees […]

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New national Circular Economy Hub to provide leadership in UK bid to create a sustainable future

We are pleased to welcome you to the new National Interdisciplinary Circular Economy Research Hub (CE-Hub) led by the University of Exeter.  This hub is supported with £3.5 million from UK Research and Innovation (UKRI), to lead national efforts to create a sustainable, circular economy where fewer resources are used and more waste materials reused – delivering huge benefits […]

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Watch the webinar: Systemic Innovation in a Circular Economy – Managing the Value Shift

Wednesday 28 October 2020, 13:00-14:00 (GMT) We are delighted to announce the first in a new series of Webinars hosted by the Exeter Centre for Circular Economy (ECCE). Professor Markus Zils is Professor for Circular Economy and Management Science at the University of Exeter Business School. In this Webinar, Markus explores the concept of systemic value creation […]

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Exeter Expertise Podcast

Listen on the Exeter Expertise website In this podcast for Exeter Expertise, Professor Fiona Charnley discusses the importance of the Circular Economy, how it has been affected by COVID-19, and the establishment of a  new national interdisciplinary CE-Hub, which is bringing together academia, business and policy to address key UK society challenges as well as […]

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