ClimateLaunchpad (or CLP) is a climate-focused start-up incubator + competition successfully running in 50 countries and growing, and has been developed by Climate-KIC, the largest innovation initiative of the European Union.
The objective of CLP in the Philippines is to identify, nurture, mentor and launch local entrepreneurs and start-ups interested in climate-related solutions and services.
The program consists of the following:
NOW: Outreach to Philippine-based entrepreneurs and start-ups active in climate, cleantech and green sectors. Deadline for sign-ups: 6 July 2020.
JULY: 2-day online boot camp for the 10-12 selected start-ups.
JULY-SEPTEMBER: One-on-one coaching for the participating start-ups.
SEPTEMBER: National Final to select 1-3 start-ups to represent the Philippines.
OCTOBER: International Finals to win a place at Climate-KIC, the European Union's climate accelerator.
This is the first time CLP opens for the Philippines. The top 2 teams can compete in the Global Finals, giving them access to an international network and industry connections.
To know more about the competition, please click the link here.
To apply to the competition, please click the link here.
Animo Labs is the Co-Lead for the CLP in the Philippines.