Circular economy ecosystem
We are collaborating across the industry to invest in South Africa’s transition to a more sustainable, low-carbon economy
UPCOMING | Circular Economy Accelerator
The 18-month Circular Economy Accelerator (CEA) is an intensive and collaborative wrap-around business development programme designed for emerging enterprises who want to build a successful sustainable and circular business. Participants will strengthen their core business and leadership skills, refine their business models, gain technical skills and sector knowledge and access new opportunities for collaboration and growth. Applications open on 12 January 2022.
Operational for more than 6 months
In Green/Circular Economy/able to pivot or add circularity to their model
Preference given to female-led, youth-led and black owned businesses but all businesses are welcome to apply
Preference given to peri-urban and township-based SMEs
Show sales history in the last 3 months and meets the minimum turnover requirement of R5000pm
Ability to scale and create jobs
Eager to learn and ready to grow
Our partner-led approach
We share a vision for a circular economy: a truly sustainable future that works without waste in symbiosis with our environment and resources.
We are working towards a future where every product is designed for multiple cycles of use and different material or manufacturing cycles are carefully aligned, so the output of one process always feeds the input of another.