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Fanny chocolade Selling olive oil and chocolate for a better world

Selling olive oil and chocolate for a better world

Community |  March 15 2022
Fanny Lecroulant gave up a successful career in engineering for an uncertain existence as a social entrepreneur. “It was not a big sacrifice for me, I wanted a more meaningful job, and I have that now!" Read her story about olive oil, chocolate, consumer behavior and her vision on stewardship.
Anke van Hal nieuwsbericht_LOWRES Becoming sustainable with residents

Becoming sustainable with residents

Research |  March 7 2022
Using the energy transition as a lever to improve the quality of life in vulnerable neighborhoods was the goal of the experimental program Making Vulnerable Neighborhoods Sustainable (“Verduurzaming van Kwetsbare Wijken”) by Platform31, Nyenrode Business University and eighteen municipalities.
Tineke Lambooy & Andreas Hösli “Shell stumbles over an old open cellar hatch”

“Shell stumbles over an old open cellar hatch”

Opinion |  May 29 2021
This week, on May 26, 2021, in a first-of-its-kind judgment worldwide, the Court orders Shell to reduce its CO2 emissions by 45% by the end of 2030. The Shell case provides an ideal forum to debate the future of corporate climate responsibility worldwide. Professor Tineke Lambooy and Andreas Hoesli LL.M. explain why the court's decision in highly remarkable in many ways...
Erica-Kostense-Nyenrode Every day is Earth Day

Every day is Earth Day

Education |  April 22 2021
Today is Earth Day: time to reflect on our impact on nature, the environment and climate change. It is always Earth Day for alumna MSc in Management Erica Kostense. Journalist Matt Symonds of Poets & Quants talked to her.
EMBA deelnemers landgoed Is now a good time for an EMBA?

Is now a good time for an EMBA?

Community |  March 22 2021
The business world has become more complex, and job roles have become more dynamic and flexible. Especially with the Covid-19 virus. To succeed requires taking control, anticipation, building personal development in leadership, and information retrieval. Developing your career in this landscape means no only developing your leadership style, but also learning to base your management decisions on thorough academic rigor with the pursuit for practical relevance. Although the future is unclear, it still involves acting in advance working towards goals before achieving them. Undertaking an executive MBA (EMBA) can be a good way to do this.
Désirée van Gorp Making global value chains sustainable and enhancing the position of LDCs: A shared responsibility

Making global value chains sustainable and enhancing the position of LDCs: A shared responsibility

Opinion |  February 23 2021
Mother Earth does not care about the boundaries we have defined says Désirée van Gorp. Making global value chains sustainable is a shared responsibility.
tineke-lambooy-portret2 Nature needs legal rights to really protect biodiversity

Nature needs legal rights to really protect biodiversity

Research |  February 11 2021
We should attempt to treat nature as a heritage site and look after it for future generations", say professor Dr Tineke Lambooy. She discusses why granting legal personhood to entities of nature could enable society to protect biodiversity.
Team ‘Sustainability score infraprojects’; a quality mark for the infrastructure sector

‘Sustainability score infraprojects’; a quality mark for the infrastructure sector

Research |  December 9 2020
The infrasector, has great ambitions when it comes to making projects more sustainable. And the ability to make the distinction between more and less sustainable projects is crucial to this ambition. An exploratory study conducted by Nyenrode Business University on behalf of Dura Vermeer Infra BV, has resulted in a proposal for the content, feasibility and requirements for a quality mark for infrastructure projects.

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