AL-INVEST Verde Construction

The Eurecat Technology Center of Catalonia, as leader, and the Eurochile Business Foundation, in its role as partner, are executing the project “Articulation and development of sustainable business models led by MSMEs for the construction sector”. This initiative lasts 30 months and aims to benefit 300 MSMEs and 10 Business Organizations in the Metropolitan Region and Los Lagos Region.

The program is aimed at MSMEs that provide products or services in the construction sector, as well as architecture, design and engineering MSMEs and their respective Business Organizations. The objective is to strengthen the link, especially those that offer sustainable products or seek to implement them, for this, various activities will be carried out to promote, train and implement sustainable and circular economy practices, taking as inspiration successful European experiences.

Finally, the participating MSMEs will obtain benefits such as training in the circular economy applied to construction, increasing the connection between service providers and sustainable products, training in sustainable certification mechanisms, creating and implementing action plans to solve identified problems and learning about successful experiences of circular economy in Europe, among others.

About AL-INVEST Verde

AL-INVEST Verde is a programme of the European Union (EU) whose main objective is to promote sustainable growth and job creation in Latin America, supporting the transition towards a low-carbon, resource-efficient and more circular economy. Through Component 1, led by sequa, the programme manages funds for the implementation of innovative projects of small business associations to promote sustainable practices in the private sector.

More information:

Project Presentation

We invite you to see the presentation and learn in detail the milestones, activities and objectives of the project.


We invite you to answer the self-diagnosis that will allow you to measure the circularity of your company. HERE.              

Experts presentations

We invite you to review the presentations made by the experts in the different activities.

More information about the Project

We invite you to contact the team leading the project:

Cristian Riquelme, Advanced Researcher, Eurecat

Maud Breyne, Project Manager Circular Economy and Sustainability Area Eurochile Business Foundation