The SwitchMed programme is facing the big challenge of fostering access to finance for very small sized start-ups and green SMEs like the Switchers. There is indeed a deep interest in the areas of green economy and green entrepreneurship, as these sectors have a relatively high growth potential in the MENA region, particularly in the countries where the Green Impact Investing Network (GIIN) is operating. Despite this, almost no financing instruments are available in the countries and this emphasizes the need for cooperation between financing institutions to boost access to finance for green entrepreneurs. more
OSCE GEMS Award 2017
The OSCE GEMS Award for young Green Entrepreneurs in the Mediterranean making a Social and Environmental impact
The SwitchersFund is glad to announce that the OSCE -the Organisation for Security and Cooperation i...
The SwitchMed GreenPitch event: where "green entrepreneurs" meet investors in Israel
A very successful SwitchMed GreenPitch demo day event took place at RISE on Monday September 18th. T...
The ¨Green start –ups meet investors¨ in Jordan and Cairo proved to be a great success
Two of the eight beneficiary countries already hosted the impact investors event.