This tool is a business competition and development program that uncovers the nascent entrepreneurs with new ideas for sustainable enterprises and supports the development and diffusion of their business solutions across a region.
Individuals directly affected by ecosystem decline often find solutions to help alleviate the problems they face. The EcoBiz Challenge flushes out these solutions and shares them widely.
When new, sustainable enterprises or business solutions developed by a single person, business or village in a locality or a region are rarely being recognised and diffused.
The training covers:
Duration: 3 days
Note: All supporting materials are provided under open licence to participants of the EbDB workshop. These include examples of brochures; flyers; the application form; outlines and slide decks for the ideas generation, feasibility, and business skills workshops; engagement briefs; and the implementation strategy.
For more information contact Prof Damian Hine, The University of Queensland