We are an information hub for our members, and in particular for start-ups and companies aiming at becoming more sustainable and investing in new technologies and in the digitalisation of their sector. For this year and the first half of 2022, we have identified a list of priorities for our network, in view of the EU Green Deal and the European Digital Strategy.

We are involded in a wide range of activities both at the national and European level and through our network we are very glad to support the on-going discussions on the below regulatory fields.

Circular EconomyAgri tech and sustainable foodBiodiversity & ForestsDigitalisation of transversal sectorsSmart MobilityPackaging & TextilesWaste: separate collection & labellingSoftwares and digital platformsE-Health and Data Space.

Moreover, the EU Member States will have to present their Recovery and Resilience Plans by the end of April 2021. Among the six pillars in which the Recovery and Resilience Facility Regulation (RRF) will be structured there is the green transition:

Member states should devote at least 37% of their total expenditure to investments and reforms that support climate objectives; and a minimum of 20% of expenditure should support the digital transition.

Our Vision

We aim to protect, restore and enhance the environmental quality and ensure the sustainable development, for a clean and healthy environment for present and future generations.

Circular Economy & Green Growth

We encourage catalysed investments and innovation which underpin sustainable growth and give rise to inclusive economic opportunities.We support the environmental transition towards circular business models and we advocate for ensuring the protection of the ecosystems. We believe that in the context of the economic recovery the protection of the environmental assets should be considered as the main priority of the national and international agenda.

Our Values

We are a non-profit, independent organisation that advocates for the environment and sustainable innovation.

We promote objective decisions based on the best available scientific evidence and high level information open for all.

We strive continuously for improvement and excellence through learning and development, which we believe should always be participative.We are innovative, multicultural and open to new and flexible ways of working and engaging with stakeholders.

We make a difference by working with others to build trust, broaden our networks and partnerships.

We support, trust and value our network and empower each other to deliver effective and positive outcomes.

We constructively challenge and encourage each other always trying to do better!