Special Issue “Journal of Cleaner Production” published


The special issue examines the assessment and forecasting of the impact of new ventures onMore

What is Germany’s Cleantech Strategy?


In his paper for the Israel Public Policy Institute, Severin Beucker, Senior researcher at Borderstep,More

4th Green Startup Monitor published


With their great innovative capacity, green startups are driving the transformation of the German economy.More

Borderstep Impact Guide published


What impact do start-up support programs have on the economy, environment & society? This isMore

Borderstep Research on Sustainable Entrepreneurship


The Journal of Cleaner Production published an article by Professor Klaus Fichter, founder and directorMore

New Article published in the Journal of Innovation Management


With regard to a transition to a green economy the paper looks into technological, economical,More

International Journal of Entrepreneurial Behavior & Research: new article now available


Linda Bergset, Senior Researcher of Borderstep Institute, has published an article with the title „GreenMore

Sustainable business canvas now available in Spanish


In cooperation with the University of Oldenburg, Borderstep developed the Sustainable Business Model Canvas. AMore

Publication: Sustainability-profiled incubators


Borderstep director Klaus Fichter, together with Natasha Bank and Magnus Klofsten of Linköping University, Sweden,More

Sustainable Business Canvas: manual published


In collaboration with the University Oldenburg, Borderstep developed a Sustainable Business Canvas. It serves asMore

Borderstep News

Borderstep spin-off closes financing round 07.11.2022

The Borderstep spin-off ImpactNexus has now closed its first round of financing. The start-up offers solutions for sustainability reporting and impact management. The target group of the offering is primarily venture capital and private equity portfolio managers. More

Impact management: Borderstep expertise for urban food organizations 01.11.2022

In an international workshop for the EdiCitnet project, Borderstep presented various concepts around the topic of impact management and presented practical examples. Representatives of urban food initiatives participated. More

Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action honors Borderstep project 24.10.2022

The European joint project "ScaleUp4Sustainability" won the German preliminary round of the European Enterprise Awards. Borderstep director and project leader Prof. Dr. Klaus Fichter now accepted the certificate at the BMWK.  More