WeMed Award 2021

The Mediterranean Sustainability Award aims to promote an inclusive transition to sustainability in the Mediterranean. In this first edition, the award recognises success stories of sustainable businesses and public authorities supporting them.


Business Models

Individuals or legal entities that have integrated environmental
and social values into a viable business model may
apply to this category. The entity must be legally constituted in
a Southern Mediterranean country, and have a defined business
plan with potential or actual environmental and social benefits,
according to their subcategory.

  • For Early Stage Businesses: A cash prize of 10,000
    € combined with coaching services
  • For Growth Stage Businesses: A cash prize of
    15,000 € combined with coaching services



This category will recognize national, subnational or municipal
government entities from Southern Mediterranean countries that
have implemented policies, plans or legislation within the last 5
years, that have positively and measurably influenced the
business environment of green, blue and circular economy.

  • An honorary award and a stipend for up to 3
    government representatives to participate in a
    twinning event to facilitate peer to peer knowledge

Stay tuned, we will open the call
for applications in May 2021!

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launch the award