international events


Tunisia, a country I’ve felt a strong sense of connection with ever since the first time I visited it, back in December 2011, for a workshop on “Perspectives and employment opportunities for a Green Economy in Tunisia”, organised by UNIDO (United Nations Industrial Development Organization) and the CITET (Tunis International […]

Boosting the green economy in Tunisia (SWITCH-MED)


After Algeria (May 17-21) and Tunisia (May 25-29), the “training of trainers” phase of the SWITCH-MED project (United Nations Environment Programme, UNEP/MAP – SCP/RAC) arrives in Morocco (June 8-12), seeking to contribute to the development of a strong ecosystem for eco-entrepreneurship & green business in the country, and link it to the whole Mediterranean network […]

An ecosystem for eco-entrepreneurship in Morocco (SWITCH-MED)


As we informed you in this post a few days ago, Ecopreneur.eu and 350.org had joined forces recently to organise an international workshop last Friday, 5th June, in Barcelona. We successfully brought the “Divestment” campaign to Spain, and took it to the next level along the process by merging it with the funding of green […]

Successful international workshop: Divest from Fossils, Invest in Green Business



Ecopreneur.eu and 350.org are joining forces on World Environment Day (June 5, 2015) at Impact Hub Barcelona, to bring the successful “Divestment” campaign to Spain, and take it to the next level along the process by merging it with the funding of green businesses. Divest from fossil fuels, invest in […]

“Divest from Fossils, Invest in Green Business” – Ecopreneur.eu & ...


As we announced in January, Greenbiz is taking part in the SWITCH-MED project, led by UNEP/MAP – SCP/RAC (a regional agency from the United Nations Environment Programme), and aimed at fostering the Green Economy across the Mediterranean basin by empowering its key actors: eco-entrepreneurs and green businesses. The SWITCH-MED Team: […]

Building the Green Economy in the Mediterranean: training trainers in ...


Last Thursday January 29th, at Impact Hub Madrid, took place the official presentation in Spain of Ecopreneur.EU, the European Network of Green Business committed to fostering the Green Economy in the EU; as well as of Greenbiz, its node in Spain, which we had already featured on a previous post. After […]

Launch of Ecopreneur.eu & Greenbiz, the European Network of Green ...



Today, January 22 2015, UnternehmensGrün (Federal Association of Green Business, Germany), Entreprendre Vert (platform for sustainable entrepreneurs, France) and Grüne Wirtschaft (Organisation of Green Entrepreneurs, Austria) have joined forces to co-found a pan-European organization called Ecopreneur.eu, the European Network of Green Business. Greenbiz (Spain) we are the first organization to join after […]

Ecopreneur.eu goes live!! The European Network of Green Business


Greenbiz has recently joined forces with the German Federal association of green economy, starting a first common project called “Thinking green: towards an ecological and sustainable economy in Europe”. Both organizations work in our respective countries towards sustainable development and a green and sustainable economy. As a first step in this cooperation, […]

Green startups for a greener European economy