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EEPA National Winners 2018 – Supporting the Development of Green Markets and Resource Efficiency


EEPA – The European Enterprise Promotion Awards [2], recognises outstanding projects from across Europe that are working to support entrepreneurs and small businesses across six different categories.

This year the fifth category of the EEPA “Supporting the Development of Green Markets and Resource Efficiency” [3] is back after a temporary suspension in 2017. This category recognises initiatives that support SME access to green markets and help to improve their resource efficiency through, for example, green skills development and matchmaking, as well as funding.

Netherlands: HAS Food Experience [4]

Portugal:Matosinhos Carbon-zero Living Lab enhanced by local carbon market [5]

Serbia: Rural HUB [6]

Slovakia: Green bicycle [7]

Turkey: İzmir Development Agency, Eco-efficiency Program (IEP) [8]

Come back to Promoting Enterprise every week to discover the national winners across the other five EEPA categories: Promoting the entrepreneurial spirit [9]Investing in Entrepreneurial Skills [10], Improving the business environment [11]Supporting the internationalisation of business [12] and Responsible and inclusive entrepreneurship [13].

Want to know who will be judging the 2018 projects? Meet the EEPA 2018 Jury [14] here on the Portal!