Unveiling Opportunities: The Sofigreen Call of Proposals is now open!

Friday 10 May 2024

In today’s world, sustainability isn’t just a buzzword; it’s a call to action for businesses worldwide. The Sofigreen Call of Proposals is offering a gateway for companies across Italy, France, and Spain to step into sustainable innovation, growth, and impact.

A Bridge Across Borders

The Sofigreen Call for Proposals is connecting 90 companies to a world of possibilities. By participating, these companies embark on a journey that goes beyond mere business development; it’s about embracing a mindset geared towards maximizing environmental and social benefits.

Criteria

The Sofigreen selection process is not just about choosing companies; it’s about shaping the future of sustainability. The criteria are clear:

  • Articulate your company’s activities, goals, market, team, and impacts.
  • Demonstrate economic sustainability.
  • Show potential for enhancing environmental performance.
  • Commit to the environmental transition journey and active participation in training.
  • Highlight opportunities for international cooperation and partnerships.

Fluency in foreign languages earns additional points, underscoring the program’s global perspective and the importance of cross-border collaboration.

Empowering Through Tailored Training

Selected participants will be change-makers, improving their access to finance and boosting their green practices thanks to a tailored training programmes that caters to their specific needs, from analysing environmental footprints to integrating sustainable strategies like eco-design and circular economy principles. The goal: to empower businesses to thrive sustainably while ensuring economic viability.

Building Networks for Impact

Networking will forge connections that drive innovation and impact. Sofigreen will provide a dedicated platform for participants to connect, collaborate, and share knowledge internationally, paving the way for impactful initiatives and partnerships.

Access to Finance for Sustainable Growth

Sustainability isn’t sustainable without financial backing. Through Sofigreen, participants gain access to a network of financial intermediaries ranging from ethical finance actors to traditional institutions. This support isn’t just about funding; it’s about catalysing sustainable growth and scaling impactful solutions.

Join Sofigreen

Whether you’re a social entrepreneur or a startup, the Sofigreen Call for Proposals invites you to be part of a movement towards sustainable practices, impactful solutions, and a brighter future for generations to come. Take the first step towards maximizing your environmental and social impact. Apply now and become part of the change. To participate, your company simply needs to be a functioning cooperative based in Andalusia, employing fewer than 250 individuals, with an annual revenue below 50 million euros.

Join us in shaping a greener, more inclusive future (one proposal at a time).

  • Deadline: 10 July 2024
  • More information available here*

(*) Please note that the applicant must not only fill out the form but also fullfield other mandatory documents: (1) the authorization to process the cooperative’s personal data; (2) and the self-declaration of compliance with eligibility criteria.