GREENT goes global!

It is our distinct pleasure to announce that GREENT was one of the winners in the JA Worldwide JA Labs contest which aims to encourage and scale innovation within the Junior Achievement network! JA Bulgaria teamed up with JA Tanzania and JA Colombia to deliver a compelling proposal to extend the GREENT innovation to two more continents. We are very […]

GREENT project external evaluation

The GREENT project external evaluation was completed and provides an impartial observation and analysis of project results and quality of intellectual outputs. The assessment was carried out by Your Ideas Matter Ltd.   Download the Final External Evaluation Report

The GREENT final international conference inspired all participants for a more sustainable life

The high school course was presented at a special Green entrepreneurship conference in Sofia where JA marked the end of the highly successful GREENT project of the organizations of JA in Bulgaria, Greece, Latvia, Norway and Romania 2 October 2017 г., Sofia – More than 60 teachers, students from Bulgaria, Greece, Latvia, Norway and Romania, representatives of state institutions, NGOs […]

GREENT project presented to Norwegian county administration

Representatives of JA Sogn og Fjordane presented the GREENT project last week to the county administration of their region. The aim of the meeting was to present the positive impact of the GREENT project, and especially from the piloting and the innovation camps, for students and teachers in the region. Opportunities were discussed on how Junior Achievement and the county […]

Green entrepreneurship collaboration between JA Sogn og Fjordane and Aspen School district

On Tuesday, August 8, 2017, the administration of JA Sogn og Fjordane (one of the partners in the GREENT project) met with Aspen School District in Aspen, Colorado, USA, to present the GreEnt project and discuss possible future cooperation with Aspen schools. It appeared during the meeting that the Aspen region already has a major focus on environment, sustainability and […]

Junior Achievement’s pilot green entrepreneurship project won a prestigious award

The GREENT project won the JA Worldwide Collaboration Award for the co-creation of an innovative educational course The GREENT project which is being realized collaboratively by JA Bulgaria, SEN/JA Greece, JA Romania, JA Latvia and JA Sogn og Fjordane (Norway) was bestowed the prestigious “Collaboration Award” during the Global Leadership Conference of JA Worldwide which was held in Atlanta, USA, […]

Second stage of testing was completed within the GREENT project

We are happy to announce that after the creation of the full set of 36 GREENT lessons, the second round of testing and feedback collection was completed by the partners in the GREENT project. The results have been summarized in a special report that sheds light on the focus groups with teachers that were held in each of the 5 […]

First stage of testing was completed within the GREENT project

An important part of the GREENT project is the creation of several sample lessons. They were created in the summer of 2016 by the project coordinators from each of the 5 countries, after agreeing on a common template containing a framework structure for each lesson. The idea of these sample lessons is to serve as guidance and example for the […]

GREENT project presentation in Greece

GREENT was presented by the team of SEN/ JA Greece in a seminar entitled “Growing…values in the school garden” at the Environmental Education Center in the city of Lavrion, Greece, on December 16, 2016. It was organized by the Directorate of Primary School (Regions C and D of Attica), the Directorates of Secondary Education (Regions B and C) and the […]

Presentation of the GREENT project in Prague

The project coordinator, Vera Petkantchin from JA Bulgaria, was invited to present GREENT during the annual staff conference of JA Europe which was held in Prague on November 28-30, 2016. Vera made a short presentation of the philosophy behind the project, as well as an overview of the project activities and expected outcomes. She also made an interactive game from […]