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clim@ is back for the second time to unleash innovative businesses or projects that have the power to revolutionize current practices demonstrating strong positive climate impact.

Check out the highlights of clim@ competition 2018 in this short video.

Applications are open to businesses and experienced start-ups


… because you have an amazing business idea that is not only market ready but can transform the way we combat climate change.

as a successful finalist you could:

be invited to pitch your idea at an international conference with climate finance experts

receive full sponsorship for accommodation and travel costs

be mentored by qualified business experts

win your share of EUR 30 000 in prizes

participate in clim@ 2020

initiators and partners

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what clim@ 2018
finalists say

Natalia Tomiyama


clim@ competition is a great opportunity for startups to network with leading experts in green finance, increase visibility, win cash prizes and scale up business ideas!

Mariam Afifi


Nemanja Janić


Atanas Enev


see clim@ 2018 highlights

clim@ finalist Episome adding clients for waste paper sludge processing


Every year, the paper industry spends EUR 3 billion on the disposal of waste and related fines and fees. A medium-sized plant loses EUR 7 million this way, where paper sludge is a major item in the expenses…

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GGF launches second clim@ competition promoting innovative solutions to protect the climate


Luxembourg, 17 December 2019 – clim@ is back for the second time to unleash innovative ideas that have the power to fight climate change and protect our environment…

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Green for Growth Fund supports green pan service to recycle cooking oil in egypt


Luxembourg, August 08, 2019 – The Green for Growth Fund’s (GGF) Technical Assistance Facility supported the awareness campaign of a recycling service in Egypt called GreenPan…

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