A Green Economy Toolkit

South Africa and the world are switching to a green economy, and that is creating a lot of opportunities for businesses in the installation, repair and maintenance (IRM) sector. We want to share these opportunities with you, so we’ve put together this comprehensive green economy toolkit It’s a digital tool to help you gain full […]

JUST2CE Johannesburg 2024 Overview

JUST2CE is a Horizon2020 project. In South Africa, a co-creation workshop was held in 2023 to investigate with multiple stakeholders how a just circular economy can be achieved by 2050 in the country. The summary video gives you an insight into the close-out workshop that ACEN facilitated in collaboration with MedWaves and that took place […]

JUST2CE Cape Town 2024 Overview

JUST2CE is a Horizon2020 project. In South Africa, a co-creation workshop was held in 2023 to investigate with multiple stakeholders how a just circular economy can be achieved by 2050 in the country. The summary video gives you an insight into the close-out workshop that ACEN facilitated in collaboration with MedWaves and took place in […]

Circular South Africa Newsletters

One of the ways we work towards our three strategic pillars (namely: Knowledge Sharing and Capacitation, Facilitating Partnerships and Collaborations and Facilitating the Transition) is our quarterly newsletters. These includes CSA updates, valuable knowledge items, upcoming events, news and opportunities Please see below links to all our previous newsletters: Oct 2023: https://shorturl.at/himuT Nov 2023: https://shorturl.at/fjNRS […]

2024 South African food loss and waste research list

The most extensive listing of South African food loss and waste and relevant-related research, strategy, and reports has been published by Pinpoint Sustainability. Almost 360 pieces of work identified since 2000. This updated list captures the ever-growing interest in the area, with the most recent research illustrating current trends in South Africa, notably on how […]

Summary Report: Circular Finance Dialogue and Website Launch

On March 14, 2024, Circular South Africa (CSA) organized the Circular Finance Dialogue and Website Launch event, primarily promoting financial mechanisms conducive to green and circular business models, coinciding with the unveiling of CSA’s new website. Fetola led a discussion on Finance for Green and Circular Business Models in South Africa, offering valuable insights into […]

Circular Economy for Social Transformation: Multiple Paths to Achieve Circularity

The e-book “Circular Economy for Social Transformation: Multiple Paths to Achieve Circularity” is the culmination of WP1 (Beyond the current CE models and practice) of the JUST2CE project. WP1 endeavors to offer a thorough examination of the current state-of-the-art in the Circular Economy (CE) field, addressing disparities in development, theoretical approaches, and implementations across various […]

Circular South Africa YouTube Page

Welcome to the Circular South Africa (CSA) YouTube channel! Here, we foster collaboration, coordination, and networking among businesses, government entities, knowledge institutions, and civil society organizations dedicated to advancing the circular economy in South Africa. Join us as we accelerate the transition to a just circular economy by: Connecting ongoing and prospective circular projects with […]

Knowledge Sharing in the Circular Economy

This insightful piece explores the pivotal role of knowledge sharing in driving collaboration and innovation within the circular economy. From leveraging technology to address barriers and empower stakeholders, to the invaluable contributions of Circular South Africa (CSA) Knowledge Hub, this article delves into key strategies for accelerating the transition towards sustainability.

GreenCape’s Market intelligence reports

GreenCape’s reports are written for investors and businesses who are currently active or interested in green economy sectors in the Western Cape and South Africa. Each report provides an overview of the market within a sector, including key developments and achievements, the key players, legislation and regulation, market opportunities and challenges, funding opportunities, and an […]