Join ImpactAim Venture Accelerator

 

to leverage the unique global network and expertise of UNDP and to scale up the impact of your venture to target SDGs !

Applicants from all countries are welcome !

 The application for the  first round of the acceleration is closed. Stay tuned for updates; new awesome programs are ahead!

Join ImpactAim Venture Accelerator

 

to leverage the unique global network and expertise of UNDP and to scale up the impact of your venture to target SDGs !

Applicants from all countries are welcome!

 

Is your Company Involved in

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Regional urban and rural development

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Sustainable agriculture and food processing

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Green economy

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Innovation of public and social services (GovTech, EduTech, FinTech, other)

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Empowering vulnerable groups

Then we want to hear from you.

The application for the first round is closed. Drop us your details at info@impactaim.com ! and stay tuned for upcoming programs!

Selection Criteria

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Problem definition and impact

The venture’s solution is addressing a clearly defined social and/or environmental problem. The venture has the potential to make an impact on the community, industry sector and/or geographic location it operates in. The targeted/achieved impact is measurable and can be mapped against Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

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Market and scalability

Replicable, scalable business model targeting sustainable operations. There is clear evidence of market demand for the product or service, demonstrated by sales and market share in the country of operation, as well as by interest from partners or customers in other countries.

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Innovative approach

Demonstrates an innovative approach in addressing a neglected / ineffectively addressed social and/or environmental problem. The approach could include either an innovative solution and/or an innovative business model. Collaborations with the government, private sector, academia, NGOs, and civil society are in place.

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Social dimension

There is a clear focus on integrating underserved populations into the value chain of the venture through job creation, capacity building, and empowerment projects, local sourcing of goods and services, etc. There is a demonstrated attempt to strive for equal opportunities (gender, race, religion, etc.) in the team, and other activities of the venture (supply chains, employees, customers).

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Team

The team demonstrates the appropriate skills, motivation, commitment, and ambition to grow the venture and using the program support to scale their solution to other countries.

The finalists will be selected by the program team based on individual interviews. The final list will be subject to approval by the UNDP management team. 

Only selected ventures  will be shortlisted to be part of the program, and upon successful completion of the program will receive performance grants.

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