Deadline: July 24, 2017
Take the challenge, make the change!
Innovations Against Poverty challenges the private sector to develop products, services and business models that can contribute to the fight against poverty and climate change.
The IAP fund was initially launched in 2011, taking on a pioneering role in promoting innovations and social entrepreneurship aimed at the low-income population. During the pilot phase from 2011 until 2016, 66 projects have received funding, 34 large grants, and 32 small grants, and a total of €5,4m has been invested in various sectors across 30 developing countries in the world.
This second phase is designed for innovative inclusive business ventures in Cambodia, Ethiopia, Uganda and Zambia active in one of the following sectors:
- Agriculture and food: including, but not limited to, achieve food security and improved nutrition; promote sustainable agriculture.
- WASH: including, but not limited to, availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.
- Energy: including, but not limited to, access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.
- ICT: including, but not limited to, access to technologies and services that help deliver solutions in the sectors above or other basic needs.
Applications should be contributing to the realization of one or more of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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