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Join the 1 Million Entrepreneurs Experiment

Posted by Guest Author

Apr 24, 2014

The 1 Million Entrepreneurs Experiment is calling for submissions. This video project promises to raise the voice of entrepreneurship globally and build the world's largest searchable archive of entrepreneurial voices.

GEW 2013: A World of Impact

Posted by Mark Marich @markmarich

Apr 22, 2014

The Global Entrepreneurship Week 2013 Impact Report was recently released to an audience of thousands during the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Moscow.

Updates from the Global Entrepreneurship Network

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne

Apr 22, 2014

The network of hosts, partners and others that drives Global Entrepreneurship Week in more than 140 countries works throughout the year – not just during November. Much has transpired since GEW hosts congregated at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in Moscow...

Mentors, Connectors Needed by Palestinian Entrepreneurs

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Apr 04, 2014

A few weeks ago, Ambar Renova accepted an award for her organization’s efforts during Global Entrepreneurship Week 2013.

Entrepreneurship On the Rise in Saudi Arabia

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne

Mar 31, 2014

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has recently demonstrated its commitment to building a strong and prosperous entrepreneurial ecosystem within its borders.

National Boundaries are Porous for Global Entrepreneurs

Posted by Jonathan Ortmans @jortmans

Mar 24, 2014

Entrepreneur, writer and academic Vivek Wadhwa, known for his work at Singularity University and writing on high skilled immigration, said it best in Moscow when he said “we don’t need governments to solve our problems anymore; we have entrepreneurs for that”.

GEW UK Takes Home 'Country of the Year' Award

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne

Mar 19, 2014

Competing against campaigns and host organizations from more than 140 countries, GEW UK, hosted by Youth Business International, was named as the best national campaign for 2013. 

Day Two: Start + Scale Forum, Customer Value and an Entrepreneurial Mindset for the GEC2

Posted by GEW Global staff

Mar 18, 2014

Today’s Start + Scale Forum was an opportunity to examine the bottom-up entrepreneurship movement that occurs around the world. Peter Vesterbacka, wearing his trademark red Angry Birds sweatshirt, was one of

A Global Voice for Entrepreneurship

Posted by Jonathan Ortmans @jortmans

Mar 17, 2014

As the day started in Washington, DC, the first of day of the 2014 Global Entrepreneurship Congress came to a close. The entrepreneurship communities from 153 countries came to Moscow to bond on their common cause to unleash new ideas, remove roadblocks...

GEW Award Finalists Announced

Posted by Charlotte Lamontagne

Mar 12, 2014

Host organizations in 25 countries were selected this week as the finalists for awards that recognize their contributions to Global Entrepreneurship Week and their efforts towards helping build entrepreneurial ecosystems around the world.