We are all astronauts of Space Ship Earth

On May 18, 2014, the Netherlands lost its first astronaut, Wubbo Ockels. All Dutch news networks reported extensively on his life –  as an astronaut and as a sustainability pioneer. He does not seem to be well-known outside of the… Continue Reading


Activating Corporate Idealists – or Idealizing Corporate Activists?

As various people from my network tweeted about it, I got intrigued and pre-ordered a copy of Christine Bader’s book The Evolution of a Corporate Idealist. Once I started reading it, I could not put it down! I generally read… Continue Reading


To buy or not to buy? The fashionable question …

The other day, a gorgeous Hugo Boss dress caught my attention. I wasn’t really intending to buy anything, but it was so beautiful, I just had to try it on. The shop assistant and I agreed that the dress looked great… Continue Reading


Driving connections, balance and the circular economy on Amsterdam’s sustainability journey

Meet Eveline Jonkhoff, Strategic Advisor Sustainable Development at the City of Amsterdam. She connects many sustainability projects and staff across the city’s departments, and engages with many citizens, entrepreneurs, companies and others. What is your vision of a sustainable future?… Continue Reading