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TN secondment follow-up

TN secondment follow-up

Secondments are not just confined to the time that is spent on them but also involve post-activities such as the dissemination of findings to the public and the...

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Circular Economy: A potential thrombolytic for global supply chains?

Circular Economy: A potential thrombolytic for global supply chains?

by Meletios Bimpizas and Prof. Andrea Genovese (University of Sheffield, Management School) So, the “Capitalist Thrombosis” linked to the Suez Canal...

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Kandinsky and the Circular Economy

Kandinsky and the Circular Economy

Guest blog post by Sofia Greaves, PhD Researcher in Italian Modernism and urban planning at University of Cambridge Recycling is typically understood through...

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Video Presentation: Circular Economy Paths In The Olive Oil Industry

Amos Ncube presents his research, entitled ‘Circular Economy Paths In The Olive Oil Industry: A Life Cycle Assessment Look Into Environmental Performance And...

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Furniture Refurbishment: what about social implications?

Furniture Refurbishment: what about social implications?

IKEA, the world’s biggest furniture retailer, recently announced a furniture buy-back and resell scheme offering customers vouchers to spend in store. The scheme...

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Lemon growers protect local products

Lemon growers protect local products

Circular Economy as a protector of heritage and culture. A brief video about Cooperativa Solagri Sorrento, where Prof. Andrea Genovese is secondeed at the moment as...

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Thessaloniki report #1

Thessaloniki report #1

Known as the Nymph of Thermaikos (Thermaic Gulf), Thessaloniki is developing as a multicultural city and West Balkan’s main hub of sea freight transport throughout...

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Global supply chains: A COVID-19 symptomatic patient

Global supply chains: A COVID-19 symptomatic patient

Akis Bimpizas, Management School, University of Sheffield, UK (m.bimpizas-pinis@sheffield.ac.uk) Prof. Andrea Genovese, Management School, University of Sheffield...

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INTA Seconded at UPN

INTA Seconded at UPN

During my visit at the University of Parthenope (Naples), I was involved in a project related to Argentina’s trade and how the natural resources involved can be...

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USFD@INTA – An international journey

USFD@INTA – An international journey

Javier Gutierrez, who is completing a three-month secondment in Argentina, hosted by Dr Gloria Rotolo at INTA, writes about his experience: “I am grateful for...

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