About the Chair

The role of the Chair is to facilitate exchanges between researchers, policy makers and practitioners in order to develop projects that will help Brussels' economy and metabolism transition towards a more circular state.

(EN)  Current trends, reports, articles, websites, events and initiatives related to circular economy and urban metabolism are critically analysed and discussed in this section.

(FR)  Une veille critique des publications, initiatives, événements relatifs à l'économie circulaire et le métabolisme urbain sont analysés de manière critique dans cette section.

London's Circular Economy Route map

The Circular Economy plan of London was not directly proposed by the Greater London administration nor by the Borough of ...

The Circular Economy Plan of Paris

The City of Paris adopted its circular economy plan in July 2017 that will last until 2020. This circular economy ...

Circulaire ou durable?

Alors qu'avec des auteurs comme Dominique Bourg ou Christian Arnsperger le milieu académique a déjà formulé des critiques (constructives) de ...

Assises québécoises de l'économie circulaire

La première édition des Assises québécoises de l’économie circulaire a eu lieu le 4 décembre 2018 à Montréal. Plus de ...

(EN)  In this section are gathered outputs of the Chair ranging from reports, presentations, opinion pieces, podcasts and more.

(FR)  Dans cette section se retrouvent les différentes productions de la Chaire allant de rapports, à des présentations, des articles d'opinion, des podcasts, etc.

Podcast Circular Metabolism #6 - Derrière les coulisses du plan Economie Circulaire de Paris

Dans le sixième épisode du Podcast Circular Metabolism, nous avons pu échanger avec Thierry Mareschal, chargé de développement de l’économie ...

Podcast Circular Metabolism #5 - Rethinking Urban Nature

On the fifth episode of the Circular Metabolism Podcast, we had the opportunity to chat with Matthew Gandy, one of ...

Podcast Circular Metabolism #4 - The right to flows

On this episode of the Circular Metabolism Podcast, we were very excited to catch up with David Wachsmuth during the ...

Podcast Circular Metabolism #3 - What 21st century cities should be making?

  On this episode of the Circular Metabolism Podcast, we talk with Adrian Hill, the project coordinator of Cities of ...