Category: Team blogs

Our Social Lab experience
February 21, 2019March 26, 2019
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Our Social Lab experience

Our shared mission was literally to explore the potential of ecosystem awareness and facilitate the co-creation of solutions for circular economy transformation in the Canton de Vaud. Although, before the Circular Resource Lab’ workshops, most of us didn’t know each other, and some didn’t even understand exactly what Circular Economy was. So, why more than...

Circular Economy, for and by everyone together
February 21, 2019February 27, 2019
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Circular Economy, for and by everyone together

What does it take to generate a new idea? A new way of thinking? A new societal order? For those of us who were lucky enough to participate in the Circular Resources Lab between September and December, we learned that it is more about emotional intelligence and interpersonal connection than we had originally assumed. When...

Atelier des Futurs – Back to the future of communities
February 21, 2019March 26, 2019
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Atelier des Futurs – Back to the future of communities

During the Beyond Waste Social Lab, our group formed around the topics of behavioural change. There was a common understanding, that aside from information and new technical circular solutions and product design, what is really needed is a shift of paradigm and awareness. A shift towards zero waste and circular economy requires a major change...