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Croatia's Entrepreneurial Impulse

Posted by GEW Global staff

Sep 12, 2013

Proud to have beaten the odds arising from a transition to independence since 1991 and the legacy of a war that only ended in 1995, Croatia officially joined the European Union on July 1, 2013. Last month, I accepted an invitation to visit with President Ivo...

FreshPaper Featured on CNN

Posted by Mark Marich @markmarich

Sep 12, 2013

Dropifi isn't the only startup with a direct connection to Global Entrepreneurship Week featured on CNN recently. In July, we shared the news that the tech startup from Ghana, winner of the 2012 Startup Open, was getting some much-deserved recognition from CNN.

GEW Host Profile: Philippines

Posted by Mark Marich @markmarich

Sep 05, 2013

Henry Ong is an entrepreneur and business consultant who writes a 'Money Matters' column for the Philippine Daily Inquirer and is a contributing writer for Entrepreneur magazine.

Virgin Mobile Brings GSEA to GEW/Poland

Posted by Mark Marich @markmarich

Aug 28, 2013

The Entrepreneurs' Organization's Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA), a global competition of students running revenue-generating businesses, announced the successful expansion of the competition into Poland.

British Council, ETF Plan Seminar on Entrepreneurship Education

Posted by wileyea

Aug 22, 2013

The British Council and European Training Foundation are jointly hosting a seminar during GEW this November to focus on sharing information and increasing understanding of entrepreneurship education, policy and practice.

Your Big Year Finals Set for San Francisco

Posted by Erin Wiley (GEW global) @wileyea

Aug 19, 2013

Last week, World Merit announced that the Your Big Year finals will be taking place in San Francisco, the epicenter of global entrepreneurship, as a featured event of Global Entrepreneurship Week.

Another Record-Breaking Year for UK Startups?

Posted by Mark Marich @markmarich

Aug 08, 2013

British confidence is certainly soaring this summer. Andy Murray ended decades of frustration in becoming the first British male to capture the Wimbledon crown in 77 years.

Pakistani Minister Launches StartUp Cup

Posted by Mark Marich @markmarich

Aug 08, 2013

Pakistan's State Minister for Information and Technology Anusha Rehman Khan recently launched the country's first-ever StartUp Cup competition--with the winner being crowned in November during Global Entrepreneurship Week. 

Get in the Ring 2013 Underway in 30 Countries

Posted by Erin Wiley (GEW global) @wileyea

Jul 31, 2013

Startups in 30 countries are pitching their way to the Netherlands for a shot at up to €1,000,000 in the global finals of Get in the Ring during Global Entrepreneurship Week this November.

Rwanda's REAL Business Accelerator & Meet the Lions Winner

Posted by Meng Liu

Jul 26, 2013

Teta Isibo, an ambitious young entrepreneur, won the Banque Populaire Entrepreneurship Award and the Meet the Lions national competition in Rwanda last year during Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) for her insightful perspective and creation of the brand ...