Green Economy

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Eurodistrict Strasbourg-Ortenau: The beginning of a German-French networking project

Strasbourg, Paris, Berlin (11.04.2017): Representatives of the green economy in Germany and France agreed on cross-border cooperation. Starting now, sustainable businesses in the Upper Rhine region have the opportunity to.. read more

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Adequate amendment of the EU VAT directive important to boost the circular economy

Ecopreneur.eu responses to European Commission Public Consultation on the reform of VAT rates: Ecopreneur.eu calls for amendment of the EU VAT Directive 2006/112/EC to allow a low VAT rate for circular goods and.. read more

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Sustainability 4.0

22.02.2017 · In: Circular Economy, Green Economy

written by André Reichel, Professor for Critical Management & Sustainable Development | Karlshochschule International University Sustainability 4.0 implies the empowered co-creation of prosumers in order to re-shape economy and society.. read more

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Handout published: Green Economy and Sustainability

14.02.2017 · In: Entrepreneurship, Green Economy

What are the drivers and motives of eco-entrepreneurs? What are the challenges sustainable start-ups face? What are the right instruments for them to succeed? In a European-wide survey about the.. read more

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Ecopreneur.eu part of the European Ideas Lab 2017 in Brussels

06.02.2017 · In: Circular Economy, Green Economy

The European Ideas Lab, held in Brussels on February 3-5, 2017, was a huge success. Changemakers from across Europe came to meet Members of the European Green Party to exchange.. read more

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First Global Forum on New Economy and Social Innovation (NESI)

Ecopreneur.eu is now partner of the “New Economy & Social Innovation Global Forum” (NESI). It is an open forum for everyone interested on building together a more sustainable, social, fair,.. read more

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Foundation for Circular Economy: Ecopreneur.eu welcomes new member from Hungary

Brussels/Budapest, November 24th 2016: Today, Ecopreneur.eu welcomes its latest member organization, the Foundation for Circular Economy (FCE), Hungary. It’s the first eastern European association represented in Ecopreneur.eu, giving the opportunity.. read more

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ECO4CLIM16: From Paris to Marrakech with sustainable business solutions to climate change

On October 24-30, 2016, 22 cities from 16 countries hosted events during the 2016 Global Week of Green Business and the Climate Movement (#ECO4CLIM16), seeking to connect, promote and empower.. read more

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Investing in sustainable start-ups: European Forum on Eco-innovation

04.11.2016 · In: Entrepreneurship, Green Economy

The 20th European Forum on Eco-innovation in Tallinn, Estonia, on 26-28 October 2016, was all about financing green SMEs and start-ups in Europe, bringing together public and private investors, sustainable.. read more

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Annual Report: Review of 2015 published

2015 was a very exciting year for Ecopreneur.eu, the newly founded European Sustainable Business Federation. It started off with the official founding press conference in Vienna, followed by workshops with.. read more