Education - Overcoming the technology and resource management challenges by advocating for the Cleantech education and training. Engaging local and foreign innovators, experts and mentors to create knowledge base for new advancements in the field.
Water management - Seeking state of the art solutions for Water & Wastewater Treatment, Purification, Filtration and Conservation. Introducing and adapting globally recognized approaches and methods to local market.
Renewables - Engaging innovations that use, enable and accelerate the migration to renewable energy: Biofuels & Biomaterials, Fuel Cells, Energy Storage, Solar Systems, Energy Efficiency
Recycling - Finding the most recognized, efficient and cost effective methods for Recycling Waste to Energy, Mixed Wastes, Waste Treatment, Metals, Plastic/Rubber, and Management of Hazardous Waste.
Agriculture - Finding the most efficient and environmentally friendly approaches to Land and Forest Management, Natural Pesticides, Corp Yield, Sustainable Fertilizers that maximize the utilization of local resources and promotes Cleantech principles
Advanced Materials - Bringing innovation to applied sciences field to provide more efficient and out of box solutions for development and application of new advanced materials while maintaining and developing core competences for Cleantech sector.
Technology Transfer - Bringing the expertise and support to fill the gap between invention and innovation to support commercialization of clean technology inventions and solutions, transfer of knowledge and practical experience from science to business.
R&D - Promoting close cooperation among researchers and entrepreneurs in development of new products and technologies. Facilitating and bringing together groups of most innovative and advanced experts to collaborate on solving todays most significant Cleantech challenges.
Manufacturing - Introducing the most recognized solutions to production of globally competitive Cleantech products and services and maximizing the local potential in the field while introducing local companies and products to Cleantech global market.

GREEN BRIDGE FORUM 2013

Conference “The transition to “a green economy” through the introduction of environmentally – friendly technologies” in the framework of Latvia – Kazakhstan collaboration was held in Riga, Latvia from 5 to 7 December, 2013.

The aim of the conference was to consider the opportunities of the cooperation between Kazakhstan and Latvia in promotion of “green economy” and “green” business. The three-day event was organized by Green Bridge Forum in close collaboration with CLEANTECH LATVIA (Clean Technology Cluster of Latvia), Industrial Energy Efficiency Cluster of Latvia and Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development of Republic of Latvia.

The conference brought together politicians, non-governmental organisations and entrepreneurs working with environment issues from Latvia and Kazakhstan. GREEN BRIDGE FORUM 2013 conference had a positive impact on setting policy and assistance priorities in the cooperation between Kazakhstan and Latvian organisations and companies in the promotion of the “green economy” and “green” business.

Approximately 100 participants took part in Green Bridge Forum 2013: representatives of ministries, municipalities (akimats), corporate executives, business organizations of Kazakhstan and Latvia. The discussions, which were guided by the presentations of over 30 speakers, were at times lively and showed expressed commitment to the policies and principles of Green Economy.