Free MOOC on Design for Circular Economy starts February 8th, 2018

by: Mirjam Visser, 2018-01-22 14:10:23 UTC

Circular Economy

After huge success in the past also this year the TU Delft, is offering an introduction in Design for the Circular Economy, it is free and open for registration now. The course is led by TU Delft and co-created with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and the Leiden-Delft-Erasmus Centre for Sustainability.

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CaseStudy Free MOOC on Design for Circular Economy starts February 8th, 2018 published.
by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2018-01-22 14:10:23 UTC
After huge success in the past also this year this Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), organized by the TU Delft, is offering an introduction in Design ...


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