Trag Fondation: Results of the #ZELENEIDEJE 2020 Competition

After being shortlisted for the More Successful Green Ideas competition and training, the following competed for the awards in the finals of the National Forum for Green Ideas:

  • Assotiation ŽAD, Zrenjanin
  • Planinsko biciklističko društvo Biciklo, Loznica
  • Naša Kuća KNT d.o.o, Belgrade
  • Just Start d.o.o, Niš
  • Green Social Cargo d.o.o, Kucura
  • Assotiation Dobri ljudi, Valjevo
  • Assotiation Toplički izvor, Kuršumlija
  • Evropski omladinski centar Vojvodine, Novi Sad
  • Assotiation Motiv MT, Belgrade
  • Assotiation Centar Zvezda, Belgrade


program is aimed at supporting citizens united in the development of green entrepreneurial ideas in Serbia. By green entrepreneurial ideas we mean innovative ideas that apply technologies and knowledge of the business sector to organize and jointly solve social problems, relying on community resources and protecting the environment in the function of sustainable development.

Within the program three donations of 5,000.00 US dollars each are awarded in the open call to citizens’ associations, foundations, endowments, cooperatives, and companies that plan to become solidarity entrepreneurs or are beginners in solidarity entrepreneurship.

Although this year’s final of the #GREEN IDEAS

competition was held in an online format, the jury, as always, had a challenging task – to choose the 3 best green ideas that will be supported with $ 5,000 each.

In the new composition, for the first time together, the jury consisted of:

▪️ Nenad Radović, Independent Expert Associate, Directorate for Small Enterprises and Entrepreneurs, Erste Bank Serbia,
▪️ Radoje Krajišnik, assortment manager and project coordinator dm Incubator, dm drogerie markt Serbia,
▪️ Marijana Savić, director of the NGO Association Atina and the social enterprise Bagel Bagel,
▪️ Paola Petrić, Program Coordinator and Deputy Director of the Office, Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung Belgrade,
▪️ Aleksandar Šćepanović, entrepreneur, craft department store Zanateria and winner in 2018.

You can find out more about the Green Ideas program and competition here.

You can meet the winners of the first, second and third prize in the #ZELENEIDEJE competition on the official announcement of the Trace Foundation: here.