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PROGRAM WEBSITE

https://ec.europa.eu/europeaid/

BUDGET

5.000.000,00 €

TIMELINE

2014 - 2016

Project

EUROMED Invest

Objectives

The objective of the EUROMED Invest project is to boost private business and investment within the Euro-Mediterranean region to contribute to inclusive economic development. The project activities aim to empower Euro-Med business and investment networks to implement targeted strategies in support of SME development in specific sectors like agri-food, water and alternative energies, tourism, transport and logistics, cultural and creative industries.

Sectors

  • Agriculture
  • Culture
  • Environment & Climate Change
  • Green Economy
  • Industry
  • Logistics
  • Renewable Energies (Water, Solar, Wind)
  • Sustainable Development
  • Tourism
  • Water

Target groups

  • Business Support Organisations (BSOs)
  • Chambers of Commerce and Industries (CCI)
  • Decision-makers (local, regional and national levels)
  • Free Zones
  • Interest groups
  • International organisations
  • Investors
  • Ministries
  • Press & Media
  • Public services & Infrastructures
  • Sectoral agencies
  • Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs)
  • Young and New Entrepreneurs

Beneficiaries

  • Business Support Organisations (BSOs)
  • Chambers of Commerce and Industries (CCI)
  • Interest groups
  • International organisations
  • Press & Media
  • Public
  • Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs)

Budget

5.000.000,00 €

80% – European Union
20% – MedAlliance Consortium, the Provence-Alpes-Côte-d’Azur Region and the City of Marseille

Timeline

2014 - 2016

Realisations

  • Workshops, surveys and action plans associating stakeholders in selected strategic sectors
  • Promotional tools to market the South Mediterranean countries abroad: web portal, directories, business guides
  • Portfolio of 1000 international business projects to accompany
  • Matchmaking events for companies, clusters and private investors in the South Mediterranean
  • “Mediterranean Pavillon” in the major European trade fairs in selected sectors
  • Masterclasses for young and new entrepreneurs
  • Mentoring programmes for entrepreneurs, companies, clusters and business support organizations to favour joint business projects, co-locations and know-how transfer
  • Capacity building, networking and experience sharing seminars to professionalise and reinforce services for investors, companies and new entrepreneurs