Tunis/Tunisia — A two-month coaching course aimed toward enhancing and creating sustainable options within the textile sector will likely be organised in April 2021 for 40 younger graduates, modern college students and entrepreneurs aged between 34 and 40.
This coaching is a part of the undertaking: Sustainable Textile Motion for Networking and Growth of Round Economic system Enterprise Ventures within the Mediterranean (STAND Up!), aimed toward turning undertaking concepts and modern options into round economic system oriented companies.
Initiated by the Tunis Worldwide Centre for Environmental Applied sciences (CITET), in cooperation with the Technical Textiles Centre (CETTEX), this coaching is focused at innovators and entrepreneurs within the Textile, clothes and style sector, stated CITET.
A name for functions has already been launched since February 15 until March 15, for the advantage of entrepreneurs in sustainable options and circulars, with particular person or group tasks, having an concept for a sustainable enterprise within the textile, clothes and style sector and with the potential to create ecological and social worth.
As soon as chosen, undertaking beneficiaries will get pleasure from a number of benefits when it comes to technical assist and funding alternatives, the identical supply identified.
They may have entry to a community of firms at a regional stage to advertise their textile or style companies throughout the Mediterranean.
STAND Up! is a brand new undertaking funded by the European Union underneath the ENI CBC Med Programme specializing in the assist to eco-innovative entrepreneurs and enterprises throughout the textile and clothes sector.
The undertaking will present a variety of modern options and instruments – equivalent to trainings, technical and design experience, monetary assist, market alternatives, expertise switch options – with the goal to stimulate the creation and progress of enterprises and supply employment alternatives within the space, whereas decreasing the environmental footprint of the sector.
Mediterranean international locations concerned are Tunisia, Egypt, Italy, Lebanon and Spain.
Round 200 start-ups and lately established firms will likely be immediately concerned in actions and profit from the assist of this undertaking.