In a fast changing world, we’ve seen both the benefits and the downsides of globalization, especially during the past few decades. A growing number of people acknowledges that we live on a finite planet, and should therefore live within its boundaries. Therefore both localization and decentralization initiatives are spreading like wildfire. Ondernemers van Nu (or: Today’s Entrepreneurs) recognizes this trend and helps building a movement of ‘new economy entrepreneurs’, who embrace the restoration and rebalancing of life on earth, doing business and trade in a fair and sustainable way. Trade agreements like TTIP and CETA are part of the old economy and in that respect needed nor necessary. As the co-initiator of this movement I’m happy to contribute my part in it. Stay tuned!