THIS WEEK IS GLOBAL GREEN BUSINESS WEEK (24-31 OCT)
The “Ecopreneurs for the Climate” gather this week in 14 different countries to leverage sustainable businesses tackling climate change .
GREEN SHIFT AFRICA commemorates Global Week of Green Businesses and the Climate Movement
VENUE: Artscape, Theatre Foyer Well. Cape Town, CBD
DATE: Friday, 28 October, 2016
TIME: 11:00 AM – 12:30PM
DRESS CODE: GREEN casuals (optional)
GATE FEE : FREE!
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org (on or before Wednesday, 26 Oct, 2016)
In the lead-up to the Climate Change Summit in Marrakech (COP22), Ecopreneurs for the Climate 2016, a global week of green business climate movements, is happening in cities, towns and communities around the world. ECO4CLIM16 contributes by empowering ecopreneurs to provide communities with sound business solutions to strengthen green economy ecosystems and business networks around them.
The event will revolve around two key parts:
Climate Innovation Labs:
Ecopreneurs, green companies, civil society organizations, and other key stakeholders, will come together to identify local climate challenges and outline inspiring sustainable business solutions to address them in different workshop formats.
Climate Champion Awards:
Eight pre-selected ecopreneurs and green SMEs will pitch their projects, products, or services, to an expert jury and a diverse audience. Prizes include interviews by international media, mentoring by sponsors, and the participation & presentation in the COP22 Summit for one global winner (all expenses covered).
COME AND BE PART OF THIS HISTORIC GLOBAL EVENT