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The Innovation Hub Series

The Innovation Hub Series Are you an environmental enthusiast, entrepreneur or startup with an innovative concept that is sure to transform how the plastic ecosystem works? Do you have a prototype of your concept? This is your chance to be a part of something remarkable. Rite Foods Limited in collaboration with Circular Economy Innovation Partnership presents, "The Innovation Hub Series". Visit tinyurl.com/Riteinnovates to signify your interest today. Application Closes on the 14th of December, 2022. #Riteinnovates #theinnovationhubseries #CEIP...

Circular Economy Investments & Business in Nigeria

Circular Economy Investments & Business in Nigeria Wednesday, 16th November, 2022, | 8:30AM -11:30AM WAT [Physical] The most resilient and sustainable transformations across the globe have come through private businesses. For Nigeria and Circular Economy, we believe that private businesses have a vital role to play in ensuring that we have a lasting result. Join us as we discuss circular economy investments and business in Nigeria. Venue: Capital Club Lagos, 6 Elsie Femi Pearse Street, off Adeola Odeku St, Victoria Island, Lagos. Register Here: Event Management (microsoftcrmportals.com)...

Chasing Unicorns in African Circular Economy Business Models

Chasing Unicorns in African circular business models A WCEF2022 Accelerator session 8th December 2022 | 4:00PM - 5:00PM WAT [Virtual] Entrepreneurship is a cornerstone of the Circular Economy story in Africa. A broadly accepted view globally is that Circular Economy business models are disruptive, so it is more likely for newcomers than industry incumbents to stimulate this disruption. In the African context however, entrepreneurial programming is also driven by concerns about youth skills development and employment: of 18 countries in the world with official unemployment rates above 20%, 13 are in Africa. Faith in new ideas and a sense of urgency to change the status quo has...

RETHINKING WATER, SANITATION AND WASTE MANAGEMENT IN A GROWING MEGA CITY

RETHINKING WATER, SANITATION AND WASTE MANAGEMENT IN A GROWING MEGA CITY The first step in seeing the Lagos of your dreams become a reality is by attending the Lagos Economic Summit 2022. Let's join hands together as we set the developmental tone for the next three decades. Join Mrs Yomi Odutola, Director, Relationships and Networks, Circular Economy Innovation Partnership (CEIP) at the Ehingbeti Summit. Visit www.ehingbetisummit.com to be a part of the summit. Location: Eko Hotels & Suites, Plot 1415, Ademola Street, Victoria Island, Lagos Time: 12:45 - 1:45 PM Date: 12-10-2022   #Ehingbeti2022 #Ehingbetisummit #Lagos #technology #investment #sustainabledevelopment #lagosnigeris #lagosstate #economicsummit #thrivingeconomy #circulareconomy #circularevents...

Hinckley Recycling Battery Innovation Challenges – Live Launch and Virtual Tour

Hinckley Recycling Battery Innovation Challenges - Live Launch and Virtual Tour Thomas Edison once said the value of an idea lies in the use of it. The goal of KTN’s Open Innovation intervention is to help African companies find innovative solutions to technical problems that their traditional supply chains cannot solve. Using KTN’s bespoke platform, Innovation Exchange (iX) Challenges to match real industry problems for large businesses with innovative companies or academic institutions who can provide novel, market ready solutions to those problems. Hinckley Recycling, the first formally registered e-waste recycling facility in Nigeria will be launching two iX challenges with KTN this September. Join Hinckley Recycling and KTN...

Circular Exchange – The New Economy

  Circular Exchange -The New Economy "Circular Exchange -The New Economy" is an event focused on building opportunities for Circular business and investment in Lagos. We use the term “exchange” to imagine a future where information about circular business opportunity is easily accessible and trade between circular businesses is well established. As we still have some ways to work towards this goal, “exchange” also reflects our desire to work across different organizations to consider how we can make circular business and investment opportunity more accessible. The events taking place at the exchange this year are the culmination of multiple programmes which have taken place over the...

Waste Value Chain Tour

Waste Value Chain Tour Lagos State, the second largest metropolitan city in Africa boasts of a population of over 20 million people. With the UN estimated 0.7kg of solid waste produced per human daily, 14 million kg (14,000 tonnes) of waste (biodegradable and non-biodegradable) is churned out daily on average in Lagos State. Lagos Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) reports a capacity to collect 8,000 tonnes (8 million kg) daily cumulatively at 4 of its major dumpsites.   Springing from the Circular Lagos Project, the LOOPLab Incubation program identified Circular Economy Innovators who work collaboratively on the Waste Value Chain, widening the chain and promoting collaborative work -...