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From:Amir Khalil Category:Office of External Academic Relations
Publish Date:02-01-2019 (00:00)
Archive Date:2019-02-09
Innovate Green Competition (Deadline for submission: February 9th, 2019)

What is Innovate Green Competition

“Achieving the SDGs through Entrepreneurship & Innovation”

The Innovate Green Competition (IGC) is a cooperative initiative that aims to stimulate and unleash entrepreneurship and innovation within university students in the Middle East and North Africa. The competition will provide the students with an opportunity to make a positive impact on society by addressing environmental issues through social and technological innovation, whilst contributing to their own economic benefit.

1ST Place: A cash prize of USD 10,000

2nd Place: A cash prize of USD 7,000

3rd Place: A cash prize of USD 3,000


In addition to that, a team member from the top three teams/applicants will be sponsored (Economy ticket and Accommodation) to attend and take part in the 4th UN Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya.
All three winning teams/ applicants will additionally be rewarded with:

An official certificate from the UN Environment and UNIDO ITPO Bahrain
Increased visibility for their initiative through the various partners and supporters
Access to UNIDO ITPO Bahrain’s EDIP program and entrepreneurs
The top 25 applicants will be provided the following:

An online EDIP boot camp run by UNIDO ITPO Bahrain (AICEI).

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