German Water Partnership (GWP)
German Water Partnership is a network of about 350 members from the German private and public sectors, combining commercial enterprises, government and non-government organisations, scientific institutions and water-related associations.
Concentrating their expertise and know-how, German Water Partnership is the single point of contact concerning the German water sector for partners from abroad. German Water Partnership is supported by five federal ministries.
The fundamental aim of the network is to make the outstanding German engineering, know-how and experience in the water sector easily available to partners and clients all over the world, in order to solve water related problems and challenges, using sustainable solutions and German innovative technologies.
Special Issue on Assessing and forecasting the sustainability impact of new ventures 21.10.2020
The Journal of Cleaner Production is planning a special issue to evaluate and forecast the impact of start-ups on sustainability. Borderstep director Prof. Dr. Klaus Fichter is guest editor. Proposals can be submitted. More
Green start-ups need more tailwind 21.07.2020
An article on the Bertelsmann Foundation's innovation platform presents the Green Startup Monitor 2020. The team of authors analyzes which forms of funding help the community. One example is the StartGreen Award, which Borderstep has been presenting since 2015 as part of the Startup Week Germany. More