On this journey, you will meet business owners and entrepreneurs implementing not only green but ethical practices in their work. They will show Mantas how they are helping local communities, addressing urgent societal challenges and finding new working models that leave no one behind.
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The Knotty Ones is an anti-fast-fashion knitwear company founded by 3 young female entrepreneurs. Their company empowers women by providing them with employment and being a part of positive change.
At Mano Guru, customers are helping others by only eating! This restaurant is one of the first social enterprises in Lithuania, as it allows ex-inmates and persons with addiction in gaining vocational skills and work experience. The restaurant also uses locally grown vegetables.
The goal of POWERTY is to increase the use of renewable energy among all groups of society. Thanks to this EU-funded project, new renewable energy installations are providing safe and clean energy to vulnerable households.
This project seeks to highlight and reinforce the links between the 'maker movement' and the circular economy to promote environmental sustainability and generate socio-economic benefits in Kaunas and other European cities.
The uniqueness of the UniGreen project is pursuing accessibility to nature. The project has developed accessible eco-tourism products and services for all kinds of travellers, including those with disabilities.