Nick Jeffries
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Nick Jeffries

Nick works in the Insight and Analysis programme of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, which aims to provide evidence of the benefits of a circular economy and insights into the transition pathways. He is currently working on a number of exploratory projects to help identify potential future areas of focus.

Before joining the Foundation, Nick worked as a Chartered Civil Engineering consultant across the commercial, humanitarian and international development sectors. When not working he likes foraging for wild food and embarking on culinary journeys in his kitchen.

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How is the circular economy concept being applied in the US?

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FoodNewsPeople and Society

Can this project be replicated to breathe life into some of the other 25,000 miles of poor coastal desert around the world?

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CitiesEnergy and Material FlowsFeaturedFood

What can London’s ‘Great Stink’ of 1858 tell us about the flows of biological stuff in our cities?

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Energy and Material FlowsFeaturedFood

Some of the exciting possibilities that exist when circular thinking is applied to planet’s favourite alcoholic tipple

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CitiesEnergy and Material FlowsFeatured

Human activities have started to disrupt the well-tuned water cycle in ways that risk our future prosperity. Could circular economy principles help?

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