On the 4th October the SEI Tallinn held an informational event on the Estonian island of Muhu. The aim of this event was to offer more information about the YENESIS project, explain the concept of green economy and learn about the NEETs in Estonia and islands in general. More than 20 participants from the three main islands of Estonia (Hiiumaa, Saaremaa, Muhu) attended including stakeholders that work with NEETs on a daily basis, youth organization representatives from islands, island representatives and representatives of business organisations that are related to one of the four thematic areas: sustainable tourism, mobility, energy efficiency, renewable energy.

During a roadtrip participants not only had the opportunity to see Muhu island but also visit the local green economy businesses .

Communication event - portugal

On the 10th of September the Regional Agency for Energy and Environment of the Autonomous Region of Madeira (AREAM), the Portuguese partner of the YENESIS project organised an informational event about YENESIS.

During the event young people currently living in Madeira, had the opportunity to learn more about the project and be informed about the benefits and opportunities of YENESIS.
The event was also featured on local media.

YENESIS at the ClimateLaunchpad Final in CypruS
On the 11th of September, the YENESIS project was presented during the ClimateLaunchpad National Final in Cyprus. ClimateLaunchpad is the word’s largest green business idea competition and it aims to highlight the best cleantech ideas across the Globe. It is part of the entrepreneurship offerings of EIT Climate-KIC and runs concurrently in more than 50 countries and locations across the Globe. The official organiser of ClimateLaunchpad in Cyprus is Chrysalis LEAP, a partner of YENESIS, in cooperation with Climate-KIC. Climate-KIC is the main public-private initiative of the EU, aiming to tackle climate change. It is one of the Knowledge and Innovation Communities (KICs) created in 2010 by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), the EU body tasked with creating sustainable European growth while dealing with the global challenges of our time. Climate-KIC consists of an international network of companies, academic institutions and the public sector. During the National Final in Cyprus Savvas Vlachos, the Director of the Cyprus Energy Agency, lead partner at the YENESIS project, and Stelios Procopiou, Managing Director of Chrysalis LEAP presented the project to the attendees. During the presentation the informational video created for the project, was shown for the first time. The ClimateLaunchpad National Final event, was attended by more than 90 people, including representatives from the wider business sector in Cyprus, as well as young individuals interested in the start-up landscape. This year representatives from EIT also attended the final. The event was also featured on local newspapers with mentions to the YENESIS project (online & traditional)
biannual project meeting-
Andalsnes Norway

Start date: 12/11/2019

End date: 13/11/2019

The Møre and Romsdal County Authority (MRCA) organised and hosted the 3rd Biannual partners meeting in Andalsnes, Norway.  During the meeting, the partners discussed the progress of the project, the completed outcomes so far and the upcoming activities.


Start date: 12/05/2019

End date: 13/05/2019

AREAM – (Agency for Energy and Environment of the Autonomous Region of Madeira) organized the second project biannual meeting in Funchal, Madeira, on 13th and 14th of May 2019.During the meeting, the partners discussed the project’s progresses and outcomes so far and planned the next steps. During the meeting the new Estonian partner SEI Tallinn (Stockholm Environment Institute Tallinn) was introduced to the project.

KICK OFF MEETING- Nicosia,Cyprus

Start date: 13/11/2018

End date: 14/11/2018

On the 13th and 14th of November 2018, the YENESIS consortium met for the first time in the project Kick of Meeting. The Lead Partner, Cyprus Energy Agency, organized the meeting that was held in Centrum hotel Nicosia. The main objective of the Kick of Meeting was the introduction and explanation of the YENESIS Project, the description of the activities and planning of next steps. On the 14th, we held the launch event to present the project to the public and particularly to the NEETs that might benefit from YENESIS.