Climate Mitigation
through Entrepreneurship Programs

SMEs are taking on the nature crisis.
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How is early-stage entrepreneurship helping climate mitigation?

In many areas of the world SMEs are adopting positive and nature-based business models, developing solutions that contribute to the well-being of our landscapes and ecosystems. 

Since 2021, UNEP and its partners have implemented a replicable incubation model that offers support to these early-stage entrepreneurs. The aim is to help them access the market, create new opportunities for everyone and showcase the potential of their ideas. 

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Initiatives have been financed, co-created or supported by:

Programs that Made the Difference

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The Restoration Factory

China, Sao Tome et Principe, Pakistan, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Myanmar & United Republic of Tanzania.

The Forest Incubation Program

Vietnam and Thailand

All entrepreneurs have joined incubation programs based on a hybrid and replicable methodology, delivered through online sessions and onsite workshops adapted to local cultures.

The programs also relied on the capacity of local ESOs, being trained as well to build a robust ecosystem.

Overall Impact

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Total revenue
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Interested in replicating this model?

Interested in replicating this model?

I’m Afia, Business Director at Bridge for Billions. 

We believe that entrepreneurship has the power to create new jobs, foster economic development and offer opportunities to underserved communities.  That’s why we work with Corporations, Foundations and Development Agencies to manage incubation programs that empower entrepreneurs worldwide. 

Your business can make the difference too.  Let’s explore how to create impact together.