24 January 2018
Push to pick up the pace on the circular economy
UN Environment has entered into a new agreement with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation to scale up and accelerate the shift towards a circular economy, a key area of interest for the International Resource Panel. Announced today at the World...
04 December 2017
The Weight of Cities
The International Resource Panel's cities work is the subject of an article in UN Environment's Our Planet magazine, released to coincide with the third session of the United Nations Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya. To read the article,...
16 November 2017
New MOOC: A Circular Economy of Metals
Panel member Ester van der Voet is teaching a new massive online open course called A Circular Economy of Metals: Towards a Sustainable Societal Metabolism. The course is now live and anyone interested in recycling of metals is welcome to join...
08 November 2017
IRP present at Raw Materials Week
Peder Jensen, Head of the Secretariat of the International Resource Panel, was a panellist in the opening plenary discussion at the 5th High Level Conference of the European Partnership on Raw Materials in Brussels, Belgium. The conference, the main...