Young trailblazer innovators awarded for bold sustainability ideas by UNEP

With solutions to harvest water from the air, recycle plastic into paving slabs, and motivate fishing boats to haul tonnes of plastic out of the ocean, young change-makers show how innovative ideas coupled with ambitious action can help solve some of the world’s most pressing environmental challenges. UNEP named seven dynamic environmentalists as its 2020 Young Champions of the Earth.

In this together: empowering collaboration

Five experts were sharing their opinions and experiences in the field of collaboration as part of the annual Responsible Innovation Summit. Some of the key talking points focused on the critical role of knowledge sharing, long-term strategies and that there is more than one global challenge to face.

Mainstreaming Responsible Innovation is crucial to Build Back Better

The coronavirus has shown how much we rely on global communities, nature and Innovation. It also revealed the vulnerability of businesses and the global markets. Leaders of change will come together online for two days to inspire innovations and collaborative actions that help to build a more resilient and sustainable economy.

5 online events for changemakers to build back better

The COVID-19 pandemic forced most of the game-changer events designed to inspire positive change in society and business to move online. However, going virtual could actually provide a unique chance to open up the discussions to a global audience, allowing organisers and participants to achieve more together.

Circular Week 2020 campaign is open for partner applications

The third edition of the international Circular Week educational and inspirational campaign aims to inspire transformation towards a circular economy.
The event will take place between 12-18th October at multiple locations in Europe
and application is now open for becoming official partners.

Building the future of Dublin on resilience and innovation

Dublin is a lively capital and internationally recognised innovation hub where startups and scale-up businesses thrived before the lockdown. What's next for the City to build back better after the COVID pandemic? Insights from Mary Mac Sweeney, Deputy Head of Enterprise and Economic Development, Dublin City Council about their vision and plans.

Become a contributor to generate positive change

The Business Spirit Platform is calling innovators who want to make a positive impact to embrace the power of communication. Authors can submit content related to value-driven business, responsible research and innovation, sustainable finance and impact investment, circular economy, climate change, sustainable development and any relevant topics about 'Profit with Purpose'.

Profit with Purpose magazine launch

The first edition of this print magazine aims to inspire innovators from business, research and policymaking to 'build back better' after the Covid19 pandemic adapting Responsible Innovation and sustainable business practices. It features overviews of trends, research projects, business practices, and interviews with inspiring leaders.