Borderless Network is a Dutch network of knowledge institutes in the agricultural sector with a focus on international collaboration. Our goal is to deliver people with the right international green knowledge and skills to continue our lead position in agriculture.


In GroenPact, industry, education and government are joining their forces to further strengthen the green knowledge and innovation system in the Netherlands. They work together to realize the shared ambition to remain an international leader in solving major global and regional issues in the areas of nutrition, sustainability and quality of life.

Pilots along 6 action lines

In green education it is all about inspiration and innovation. With concrete GroenPact pilots, people with the right green knowledge and skills are connected to each other. This is essential for the strength, innovation and development of the green sector. These are the 6 action lines:

  • Innovation
  • Labor market
  • International
  • Cross-overs
  • Lifelong Learning
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Participants GroenPact

Over 40 organizations from education, business and government form the solid foundation of GroenPact. On October 26, 2016, representatives of these organizations signed the Development Agenda for Green Education, which describes the concrete goals and actions that the signatories undertake to jointly provide sufficient well-educated people for the green sector. We stand for powerful and future-oriented green education, from vmbo to academic education.