First newsletter of the ENDURANCE project

The ENDURANCE project will develop a green acceleration methodology for EU clusters to integrate green growth, eco-innovation and European Green Deal strategies and scenarios in SMEs and startups, thus supporting the green transition by channelling through clusters the knowledge that will facilitate the sustainable reconversion of the European industrial fabric. This first newsletter shows the steps taken by the partners to achieve the final goal of the project.

What are its objectives?

  • Green business development: Helping EU clusters to acquire the tools and skills needed to nurture and incubate the development of innovative green businesses among their own members.
  • Sustainability knowledge exchange: Guiding clusters to provide SMEs with tailor-made support on sustainability knowledge exchange and services.
  • SMEs and start-ups: Fostering green and social impact SMEs and start-ups to accelerate their success as purpose-driven businesses.
  • Triple bottom line business philosophy: Encourage cluster companies to thrive to be the best in their sectors and attract the best skilled workers.
  • Enhancing green sectoral skills: Facilitating the green transition by upgrading and retraining skills, supporting a practical and work-oriented VET learning ecosystem.