GREENT project final conference “I teach green!” on September 28-29, 2017

Place: Sofia, JA Startup Hambar at Sofia Tech Park Participants: teachers and students from Bulgaria, Greece, Latvia, Norway and Romania, representatives of state institutions, non-profit organizations and business   Goal of the conference: The conference marks the completion of the highly successful GREENT project of JA Bulgaria, SEN/JA Greece, JA Latvia, Ungt Entreprenorskap Sogn og Fjordane (Norway) and JA Romania. […]

Students in Bulgaria proposed business ideas aligned with circular economy principles

The initiative is part of the GREENT project and an addition to an innovative toolkit for teaching green entrepreneurship to high school students 40 high school students from across Bulgaria who participated in the pilot classroom delivery of the first-of-its-kind on a global scale educational content on green entrepreneurship joined forces in coming up with creative business ideas during an […]

Green entrepreneurship innovation camp in Romania challenges students to think about waste and recycling

JA Romania organized a national GREENT innovation camp on May 12, 2017, in Bucharest. 108 students from 11 schools in Bucharest took part in the camp. The mixed teams consisting of students from different schools had to identify an effective communication solution for consumer awareness and education on household waste management and packaging. The identified solution had to be cost-effective […]

The first GREENT innovation camp in Greece was focused on agricultural sustainability

How does soil erosion affect the performance of agricultural business? And how can modern farming methods of precision and the measurement of soil water vulnerability help to save resources and increase production while showing respect for the environment? These were the main questions to which 40 students from the American Farm School in Thessaloniki were asked to seek solutions in […]

Third transnational meeting of the GREENT project in Athens

The partners in the GREENT project had their third transnational meeting in Athens on January 26-27, 2017. Lovely Athens and ΣΩΜΑΤΕΙΟ ΕΠΙΧΕΙΡΗΜΑΤΙΚΟΤΗΤΑ ΝΕΩΝ-JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT GREECE welcomed us at the building of the National Bank of Greece for two days of active discussions and planning. The GREENT project is in a very important stage now – we are working on the […]

GREENT project second transnational meeting in Bucharest

The second transnational meeting of the GREENT project was held on September 1-2, 2016 in Romania’s capital Bucharest. Each project country participated with two staff members. The meeting was hosted by JA Romania at their convenient and cozy office building. After a short review of what we have achieved so far in the project and the deliverables we have created, […]

Kick-off meeting in Sofia, Bulgaria

The project was launched with an emotional and very heart-warming kick-off meeting in Sofia on November 4-6. Not only that – we managed to get a lot of work done related mostly to distributing the tasks between the partners, setting up communication rules, etc. Inspired by the green enthusiasm that everyone felt infused with, we sang songs and even invented […]