We are about close Q3 in 2022. It's been a challenging year for many people who have to cope with the War and extreme weather and many uncertainties.
We, STEAM Platform team and partners continue to drive the circular economy forward. Those of you who follow our CE Leadership & Partnership (CELP), thank you for your support of our two webinars in partnership with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Circular Economy webinar series. Hope you will be able to visit our education website and view the courses on the circular economy which will be ready for certification at the Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) E-Learning website.
In this issue of the newsletter, we would like to share with you our partnership with the Knowledge Exchange Innovation Center in promoting plastics circularity in Bangkok. We address the challenges for circular economy transition include changing consumer behavior, circular design, and innovation & entrepreneurship support. We feature the following three main activities in the past few months happening in KX:
Entrepreneurship Support- CE Accelerator for the Techbite program
Design and Produce Products Using Recycled Plastics
Waste Segregation and Behavior Change
Hope you enjoy this issue of our newsletter and we appreciate your continuous support for STEAM Platform. We look forward to our partnership in the final quarter of 2022.
Lerwen LIU, PhD
Founding Director of STEAM Platform