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Dimitri Bak, Strategic Communication Advisor at City of Amsterdam, posted

Circular Innovation City Challenge

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Amsterdam is one of the world cities that support the Circular Innovation City Challenge and is proud to serve on the jury. Cities are looking for early prototype to market-ready innovative solutions, with the potential to help create circular and thriving cities.

If your company has a digital or data-driven solutionthat enhances the circular economy, apply now.

Online Event 24/3
You can also join online on March 24th, 14.00-15.00 CET to participate in the @Circular City Week New York event, in which The Circular Innovation City Challenge will be presented. Sign up and read more about the session: https://bit.ly/38TOwZ4

#circularcities #cicc #climateneutral #cities #tech #digital #circulareconomy #data #wcef

Challenge partners: Glasgow City Council I Gemeente Amsterdam I New York City Economic Development Corporation | City of New York I City of Toronto I Ellen MacArthur Foundation I Leaderlab I Danish Design Centre / Dansk Design Center

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Dimitri Bak, Strategic Communication Advisor at City of Amsterdam, posted

Amsterdam: circulaire stad in 2050

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Amsterdam: circulaire stad in 2050

Ondanks de coronacrisis zijn tal van bedrijven in regio Amsterdam bezig met circulaire projecten, business cases en onderzoeken. Net als de gemeente Amsterdam streven zij naar een circulaire stad in 2050.

Benieuwd? Bekijk de video Amsterdam: circulaire stad in 2050. Voor meer informatie kun je ook kijken op de CACR pagina of op amsterdam.nl/circulair.

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Dimitri Bak, Strategic Communication Advisor at City of Amsterdam, posted

Amsterdam Circular strategy 2020-2025 Live (public version and City Doughnut)

Today the City of Amsterdam published the new Strategy Amsterdam Circular 2020-2025. In the next 5 years this strategy and the related implementation programme will guide us towards a circular capital in 2050. Not only do we want to be sustainable within our city walls and improve local employment. We also want to significantly reduce our footprint which our consumer behaviour causes in other places in the world. Like the depletion of natural recources and CO2-emissions in other countries where our consumer goods are being produced right now. But also to improve working conditions of people who are responsible for the production of our clothes and electronics in that same countries.

Furthermore, the City published a Monitor for the circular economy. A tool which will track and trace (raw) materials from the moment they come into our city till they will be discharged and (hopefully) reused.

With the world's first City Doughnut (developed by Kate Raworth) we will monitor our progress towards a circular city. We will challenge ourselves on ecological and social themes, both local and global.

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