B Corp & B Lab Switzerland

B Corporations are businesses that aim to be best for the world as well as best in the world. The global movement of B Corporations seeks to change the way profit making businesses operate and how they contribute to the economy: these businesses put shareholders on an equal footing with other stakeholders such as customers,…

Zermatt Summit

The Zermatt Summit was created in 2010 as a primary international platform to promote a constructive, action-oriented dialogue between the various actors of society, ranging from business to civil society, academy, religion, arts and politics. This conference is organized and run by the Zermatt Summit Foundation, an independent non-profit organization recognized of public interest by…

Froidefontaine farm

Froidefontaine Farm brings together producers of food, and other entrepreneurs to build a unique place for food, crafts, education and hospitality. By combining these diverse activities, Froidefontaine Farm offers a range of high-quality products and catering, as well as an enriching experience for many visitors. We apply agroecological and regenerative practices, and protect our natural…

Toulouse Forum

The Toulouse Forum on new economic models was organized by Marc Luyckx Ghisi and took place in Toulouse on May 2nd 2014. Several speakers, such as Frédréric Laloux, Guibert del Marmol, Philippe Desbrosses, Antonella Verdiani, etc., discussed the subject of “The social and economic transformation of society”. Our Support In 2014, the Foundation supported the…

TEDx Habana

TEDx is an international community that organizes TED-style events anywhere and everywhere, to celebrate locally-driven ideas and elevate them to a global stage. in-CUBANDO! Tedx, which took place on November 15, 2014 in Havana, brought together Cuban thinkers in the Arts, Sustainability, Architecture, Afro-Cuban studies, Farming, LGBT, Cybernetics, and Entrepreneurship along with US counterparts. Pierre-Alexandre…

Greenloop

Greenloop is a social enterprise that, together with its clients, designs exciting business opportunities that enhance resilience for the organisation and its ecosystem. Together they co-create more sustainable, innovative and future-proof companies using nature-inspired design principles. In Greenloop they believe that a multidisciplinary and scientific approach offers powerful and effective tools to transform knowledge into…

European Commons Assembly

The European Commons Assembly aims to gain visibility and credibility for the commons movement at large, make concrete legislative and funding proposals, and promote direct democratic participation in EU institutions. The idea of commons is growing in our collective imaginary, which rejects the idea that we are self-interested individual consumers or competitors, and that we…

Symbiotic Economy

Through its network of experts, the symbiotic economy is working on defining a radically new, sustainable and economic model affirming the opportunity to develop a symbiotic relationship (mutually positive growth) between flourishing natural ecosystems and intense human activity, covering all economic fields. The symbiotic economy is a new economic theory developed by Isabelle Delannoy based…