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Interesting for you if you are looking for resources on eco-entrepreneurship, especially for potential entrepreneurs and unemployed young people to help them become eco-entrepreneurs.


Resources created:
– An Eco-Entrepreneurs Training Course
Didactic materials for VET Teachers
– A Case Studies Collection “Greatest Hits”
– A Social Eco E-Learning Platform

Project sheet


B-ECO is a 2 years European project financed within the framework of the Erasmus Plus programme, coordinated by the University of Maribor in Slovenia. The other partners are Euphoria Net (Italy), Lovila Limited (Cyprus), The Centre for Education and Entrepreneurship Support (Poland), EPRALIMA (Portugal), Eurotraining (Greece).


The project aims to identify core and innovative learning methods that best encourage success in competencies and skills (based on EntreComp) related to continuous improvement skills and innovation activities for VET (Vocational Education and Training) trainers in the eco-entrepreneurial sector and for entrepreneurs, potential entrepreneurs, unemployed people, and start-ups. The project’s innovative methodology intends to change how entrepreneurship is taught thanks to a green approach, developing an entrepreneurial mindset towards green and sustainable business.


– The Eco-Entrepreneurs Training Course, a training program to become eco-entrepreneurs consisting of 15 modules with examples and exercises that explain specific topics, such as entrepreneurship and the characteristics of an entrepreneur; how to start a business idea; what is marketing and its evolution; social media; green management; etc.

Didactic Materials for VET Teachers, based on the modules of the Eco-Entrepreneurs Training Course and characterized by an innovative methodology called B-ECO Branches to support VET educators in teaching eco-entrepreneurship topics.

– A Case Studies Collection “Greatest Hits” with 30 examples of successful eco-entrepreneurial businesses to inspire and motivate future entrepreneurs.

– A Social Eco e-Learning Platform: a new and innovative e-learning platform oriented to create a unique space for sharing knowledge and experiences on eco-entrepreneurship.

All results are available in English, Italian, Greek, Slovenian, Portuguese, and Polish. 

Funded by the Europan Union. Views and opinions expressed are however those of the author(s) only and do not necessarily reflect those of the European Union of the European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA). Neither the European Union not EACEA can be held responsible for them.

Project code: 2021-1-SI01-KA220-VET-000033038

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