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
Free coaching sessions in access to finance for Lebanese green entrepreneurs
SwitchMed, in collaboration with Fondation Diane will held coaching sessions for GEs in Lebanon in A...
Discover the winners of the 1st edition of the OSCE GEMS Award 2017 for young Green Entrepreneurs
Meet the 6 selected Switchers, who will be granted with 15.000€ each to invest in their innovative...
Tunis hosts the national ¨Green Startups Meet Investors – Elevator pitch" event
in January 18 2018, 7 Tunisian green entrepreneurs pitched in front of investors and key stakeholder...