Global Resources Outlook (GRO) 2024: Implications for Business

During the sixth United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA6) on March 1st, the International Resource Panel’s flagship report, the Global Resources Outlook 2024 (GRO) was revealed, highlighting the alarming rise in material extraction over the past 50 years, fueling the triple planetary crisis.  As natural resource demand surges, businesses face a critical imperative to optimize resource […]

Circular Transition Indicators (CTI): Sector guidance – Fashion and Textile

The winds of change are blowing strong in the fashion industry. As regulatory demands rise and consumers seek sustainability, the shift from a linear to a circular fashion and textile value chain is paramount. To achieve this transformation effectively and profitably, the industry needs a standardized approach to measure and drive circularity. Discover the power of the Circular […]

WBCSD announces the launch of Global Circularity Protocol to accelerate the development and adoption of circular business models

Helsinki, 2 June 2023 – This week, at the World Circular Economy Forum held in Helsinki, Finland, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) announced the launch of the Global Circularity Protocol (GCP) development. This initiative will help drive the global effort to mainstream the circular production and consumption model.  The circular model will help […]

Plastic pollution and corporate accountability: toward harmonized disclosure metrics

The negotiations on an international legally binding instrument on plastic pollution are starting in Punta del Este, Uruguay – with the first session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC-1) kicking off on 28 November.