The Society for Organizational Learning ( SoL ) is an American organization founded in 1997 by Peter Senge . It replaced the Center for Organizational Learning at MIT . Since 1999, SoL publishes its own journal, „Reflections“. Its European Counterpart is the European Consortium for the Learning Organization ( ECLO ), established in Brussels in 1990. It was founded by several European multinationals as a response to the US Oriented Approach of Peter Senge with a special emphasis on European complexity of regions, nations, history, tradition, etc. Its Journal „The Learner“ and its electronic version „eLearner“ are among the oldest publications in this field.

Sustainability Consortium

Soil has a „Sustainability Consortium“ which helps large corporations including Unilever , Coca-Cola , Seventh Generation , and Schlumberger shares ideas and tackle common issues related to sustainability . [1] The ECLO is regularly cooperating with EU projects to promote the idea of ​​sustainable learning, conceptualizing projects, and disseminating its results.


  1. Jump up^ Nadya Zhexembayeva(May 2007). „Becoming Sustainable: Tools and Resources for Successful Organizational Transformation.“ Case Western University,Center for Business as Agent of World Benefit, Vol. III, Issue II.