News and events News Got a business idea using nature in Glasgow? Fully funded accelerator for people with a business idea that uses nature in Glasgow Do you have a business idea that uses nature and could have a positive impact in Glasgow? If so, Glasgow’s Nature-Based Accelerator can help you take your idea to the next level. It’s for you if you’re early-state and your idea could create positive environmental, social, or economic change in Glasgow. The Nature-Based Accelerator was developed by Good Ideas and Glasgow City Council. It’s all about encouraging local and resilient nature-based economies, creating more green jobs, and helping achieve net-zero targets. Apply before 15 April. Want a bit of inspiration then take a look at this food growing business start-up, Glasgow Cooperative Farm, that took part in last years programme. Apply Now Your great idea could become a successful nature-based enterprise. What’s a Nature-Based enterprise? It uses nature directly or indirectly as a key part of its product, service or process. It also supports climate change, health & wellbeing and biodiversity policy agendas. It’s not tied to a legal structure and can be a social enterprise, a collective, a charity or a for-profit business. The initiative is part of the wider Connecting Nature project that supports the delivery of nature-based solutions in cities across Europe. Glasgow City Council and greenspace scotland are both partners in the project.