SwitchMed Green Ventures Synergy Workshop
The EU funded SwitchMed programme aims to provide technical assistance for the promotion of green entrepreneurship and grassroots ecological and social innovations in the Mediterranean. Within this context a synergy workshop in Egypt will be organized to bring together key stakeholders to discuss assets, challenges and concrete measures and instruments to promote green entrepreneurship and the role of CSOs as sustainable lifestyle pioneers in their region, as well as provide an opportunity for networking and exposure for green initiatives.
The event is organized in October 1st 2018, in the Greek Campus of Cairo, by the Ministry of Environment of Egypt and the Regional Activity Centre for Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP/RAC) in collaboration with the local implementing partner the Center for Environment and Development for the Arab Region and Europe (CEDARE).
Young and emerging green entrepreneurs, Grassroots environmental civil society organizations and NGOs, support providers (public and private incubators, accelerators, financial actors offering finance facilities for startups and CSOs, public actors and policy makers will be attending the event. 6 selected green entrepreneurs and CSOs will be presenting their different activities and projects in a pecha Kucha presentation style.
The audience will try together to Identify links and synergies between these actors, and draft recommendations, proposed actions for advancing towards Social Eco-Innovation in Egypt.
Don't miss your chance to contribute to the switch to sustainable production and consumption in Egypt. Join the event !
REGISTRATION LINK: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SynergyEgypt