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