GIMED: 11 green business ideas selected in Southern Italy

May 10 2021

New cohort of sustainable and social entrepreneurs selected in Italy. In total, 11 green business ideas will join the training sessions launched by GIMED in the Southern Mediterranean country. The Fondazione Comunità di Messina, the Italian partner of GIMED, launched a second call for green innovators in the month of February with the goal of attracting a second group of entrepreneurs with sustainable business ideas in the south of Italy. In this sense, the selection for this second call is already done.

Most of the ideas selected come from the region of Sicily. Along the month of April 20 applicants were received in order to start the process for the selection of the second cohort of entrepreneurs. The digital development sector (3), sustainable tourism (3), waste management (1), recycling (1), sustainable housing (1), green food (1) and green and social territorial cluster development (1) are the main subjects behind the 11 projects selected.

Source: ENI CBC Med