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.

Category A

SUSTAINABLE
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.

Prize

  • Early Stage

    10,000 €

    combined with
    coaching services

  • Growth Stage

    15,000 €

    combined with
    coaching services

Category B

PUBLIC
AUTHORITIES

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.

Prize

  • honorary
    award

    and a stipend for up to 3 government representatives to participate in a twinning event to facilitate peer to peer knowledge exchange

WEMED AWARD APPLICATION

ABOUT

The WeMed Award is hosted by the Regional Activity Centre for Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP/RAC – Catalan Waste Agency) as part of the Switchers Support Programme and The SwitchersFund

WeMed, the Mediterranean Sustainability Award, is a flagship initiative of the UNEP/MAP Mediterranean strategy for Sustainable Development (MSSD).

The first edition of WeMed is funded by the EU through the SwitchMed Programme.

GET NOTIFIED WHEN WE OPEN THE CALL FOR APPLICATIONS