On May 17th, the SWITCH-MED project, led by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP/MAP – SCP/RAC) and aimed at empowering eco-entrepreneurs & green business in the Mediterranean region, has officially launched proceedings, with a round of three training sessions to be held respectively in Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco before the summer season (May – June 2015).After […]

Eco-entrepreneurship in Algeria: training of trainers (SWITCH-MED)


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 ...


Greenbiz has been selected by the United Nations Environment Programme/Mediterranean Action Plan – Sustainable Consumption and Production/Regional Activity Center (UNEP/MAP – SCP/RAC) to take part in the SWITCH-MED  project, aimed at empowering eco-entrepreneurs & green business in the southern Mediterranean basin, which includes Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel, Palestine, Algeria, Libya and Syria.SWITCH-MED […]

Greenbiz to take part in SWITCH-MED (UNEP/MAP – SCP/RAC) to ...


PRESS RELEASE (downloadable): Green Business for a Sustainable European Economy Ecopreneur.eu, a European network to foster sustainable economy and green businesses across EU, is launched todayBerlin, Paris, Vienna, Madrid. 22 – January-2014Greening the European Economy! This endeavor is now on the agenda for organizations and multiple stakeholders coming from Germany, […]

Official presentation of Ecopreneur.eu and Greenbiz in Spain (January 29, ...



In the autumn of 2014, propelled by a collaboration between Incubaeco and UnternehmensGrün (the German Federal Association of Green Business), within the framework of a mapping of leading eco-entrepreneurs and green start-ups in Europe, a new project took shape: greenbiz – Green Business Spain.The evolution was natural. First of all, the approach and […]

Greenbiz: launch and integration into Ecopreneur.eu, the European Network of ...


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