The course will help learner understand the key concepts, opportunities and tools to enable circularity in the waste sector in South Africa.

  • Circularity

Self-paced course

2 hours

Why take this course?

The goal of the course is to raise awareness and strengthen the capacities of key stakeholders in South Africa when it comes to a circular economy. During the course, participants will learn about key concepts, opportunities and tools that can be applied to enable circularity in the waste sector.

The course at a glance

  1. Introduction to Circular Economy: The first module provides the rationale and key concepts related to circular economy. It also provides an overview of South Africa’s waste sector
  2. Opportunities for Circularity in the Waste Sector: The second module explores concrete examples and best practices for applying circularity from all over the world.
  3. Policy Approaches for Circular Economy: The third module examines how different policy tools can be used to enable circularity in South Africa.

Get your Certificate

To receive a Certificate of Completion, participants need to complet the final course assessment. To complete the test learners are allowed 3 attempts; a grade equal to or higher than 70% constitutes a passing grade. Once conditions are met, the certificate can be downloaded in the section “certification” on the main course page.